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January 2018

Diana joins the 'Headscarf Revolutionaries'

Jan 27, 2018 - Tags:
Diana met cast members of 'Lil'who were at Hull Station promoting the play by Val Holmes that celebrates the 1968 campaign by Hull's Lil Bilocca and the 'Headscarf Revolutionaries' in winning safety improvements in the fishing industry.

Hull MP attacks unfair Tory transport funding

Hull North MP Diana Johnson today (25 January) confronted the Government with figures showing London getting five times as much transport investment per head as Yorkshire and the Humber over the next four years.
 

Hull North MP backs bid to end Holiday Hunger in Hull

Jan 17, 2018 - Tags:
Hull North MP Diana Johnson has pledged to back a move to help tackle ‘holiday hunger’ - the shocking issue of children going hungry during the school holidays.
 

No sign that the North will get fair transport funding for decades

Hull North MP Diana Johnson has responded to the launch of the new advisory body Transport for the North.

Hull North MP Diana Johnson said: “Unfortunately, Transport for the North is still only an advisory body, without the powers to drive the real change required that Transport for London has. This means that Ministers and civil servants in Whitehall can still slow down or block any plans it develops.

MP tells Commons about Hull's NHS Winter Crisis

Jan 08, 2018 - Tags:
Hull North MP Diana Johnson today raised the NHS Winter crisis in Hull in the House of Commons. 
 
The MP pointed to long waiting times for patients at Hull A&E and the cut in the number of NHS beds.