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Tories plan to cut to maternity services, the children's ward and the A&E at West Cumberland Hospital. Only Labour care…
17 Jan 2017
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Key services and jobs in Hackney could be under threat

Diane Abbott MP has urged the Government to rethink new Home Office policy which would mean non-EU migrants having to earn more than £35,000 to stay in the country.
Speaking to the Hackney Gazette, Diane Abbott, MP for Hackney North and Stoke Newington said “This proposal is ill-considered, destructive and discriminatory. The figure is completely unrealistic – £35,000 is far higher than the average UK wage... It has the potential to rip the heart from communities like Hackney and cripple vital services – impacting countless health, charity, education and police workers, for a start.”
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Health Matters
The Tories are Ripping the NHS Apart

Diane Abbott MP, Labour's Shadow Secretary of State for Health, writes here on the key issues facing the NHS.

Diane Abbott's Speech to Labour Conference
This September I was proud to give my first speech as Shadow Secretary of State for International Development to Labour Party conference.
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