Have your say on new proposals

Following the public meeting we held on improving Redcar High Street, some proposals have been drawn up based on the main priorities you told us, including: Continue reading

Too late for Redcar but British Steelmaking must have a future

Anna and fellow steel MPs publish plan to save remaining steel industry from ‘perpetual decline’ Continue reading

Anna teams up with British Legion to campaign against bogus Forces charities

Anna Turley, MP for Redcar, has teamed up with the Redcar branch of the Royal British Legion to inform the public about bogus charities claiming to be supporting the armed services community. Continue reading

Teesside ready to take lead on clean industry

Redcar MP Anna Turley pressed Industry Minister Nick Hurd today (10th January 2017) on the Government’s support for carbon capture and storage (CCS), a technology which could make Teesside the first clean industry zone. Continue reading

Anna challenges Health Secretary on rising A&E admissions due to malnutrition

Redcar MP, Anna Turley, today challenged Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt on why hospital admissions for malnutrition on Teesside have increased under his Government. Continue reading

Anna congratulates Sue Jeffrey, Labour’s candidate for Tees Valley Mayor

Responding to the announcement that Sue Jeffrey, Leader of Redcar & Cleveland Council, has been selected as Labour’s candidate for the Tees Valley mayoral election in May, Redcar MP Anna Turley said: “Sue is an excellent candidate for Tees Valley Mayor with a proven track record of fighting for Teesside. She understands the challenges we face and will continue to work hard alongside our local authorities, businesses, industry, and others to grow the local economy. “This is an important opportunity for our area to take powers from London and start to do more for ourselves, and for Teesside to be at the top table with the likes of Liverpool and Manchester. “If Sue wins the election in May I know she will be a hardworking and inclusive mayor and a strong voice for our area.”

‘Are low pay and poor conditions the future of working life in Britain?’

Redcar MP, Anna Turley, has this week questioned the Secretary of State for Business on poor working conditions for employees in Britain following an undercover investigation into the JD Sports warehouse in Rochdale. Continue reading

‘Have we turned our backs and left innocent Syrian citizens to the bombs and chemicals of despots?’

This week in Parliament, Redcar MP Anna Turley, urged Britain to commit to action to protect civilians in Aleppo as the East of the city came under assault by Syrian Government forces backed by Russia. Continue reading

‘Teesside should not bear burden of Tory social care crisis’

MP for Redcar, Anna Turley, has criticised a proposal by the Government for the growing cash crisis in social care to be met by further increases in local council tax. Continue reading

Anna's response to the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement 2016

Responding to the Chancellor, Philip Hammond's Autumn Statement delivered in the House of Commons today, Anna said: Continue reading