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July 2013

MP backs new Endike Food Bank's appeal for donations

Jul 18, 2013 - Tags:

Hull North MP Diana Johnson delivered a food donation to the newly opened Endike Food Bank in 21st Avenue.


The use of charity Food Banks has tripled in the past year.


Job losses, rising food and fuel prices and tax hikes are seeing many Hull families struggling to make ends meet. Working people are on average £1,350 a year worse off since 2010. Benefit cuts are hitting many.


Local Labour MP Diana Johnson said: “It’s shocking in this day and age that even many people in work find it such a struggle to get the

Hull MP calls on Hull people to send David Cameron a message as NHS turns 65

Jul 04, 2013 - Tags:

To mark the 65th anniversary of the founding of the NHS on 5 July, Hull North MP Diana Johnson has called on Hull people to celebrate this incredible institution.


The appeal came as Labour MPs gathered at Westminster to send the NHS birthday wishes.


The NHS today is suffering from an A&E crisis, which is why Diana Johnson MP is asking Hull people to visit www.labour.org.uk/nhs-crisis and join Labour’s campaign calling on David Cameron to keep his promise to protect our health service.