Jessica Morden

Labour MP for Newport East

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Jessica Morden MP calls for musicians and film makers to enter Parliament’s largest competitions, Rock the House and Film the House.

Jessica Morden MP calls for musicians to enter Parliaments largest competition, Rock the House and Film the House.

Jessica Morden MP calls for musicians and film makers to enter Parliament’s largest competitions, Rock the House and Film the House. Read more

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Following an invitation by the School Council to visit the school and have a tour around the new facilities.

Visit to Magor CIW Primary School

  Following an invitation by the School Council to visit the school and have a tour around the new facilities. Read more

Jessica Morden (Newport East, Labour)  Although there were major flood alerts, there was a lucky escape for the vast majority of residents of my constituency. I thank all those involved, particularly Natural Resources Wales, which has improved defences in recent years and, crucially, ensured that there have been no flood protection job losses. Given how severely Wales was affected by the floods, the size of our coastline and our exposure, will the Secretary of State consult the Welsh Government closely about the resource to be given to Wales in the future?

Question on flooding to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Jessica Morden (Newport East, Labour)  Although there were major flood alerts, there was a lucky escape for the vast majority of residents of my constituency. I thank all those involved, particularly Natural Resources Wales, which... Read more

JUST before Christmas, the Mayor of Newport, Cllr Cliff Suller, said that in his role he never failed to find the generosity and spirit of the people of Newport overwhelming.

Article in the South Wales Argus 07/01/2014

JUST before Christmas, the Mayor of Newport, Cllr Cliff Suller, said that in his role he never failed to find the generosity and spirit of the people of Newport overwhelming.... Read more

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The cost of Cameron and the Coalition Government

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Jessica Morden (Newport East) (Lab): I was e-mailed last Friday by a woman in my constituency who asked me to attend this debate. She said:

I would ask if you could attend to represent the poverty and daily struggle that can be found in our area. I am writing as a former user myself of the food bank which at the time was a life-saver for me. At the beginning of this year, the DWP sanctioned me for six months due to an administrative error, which I did not ever receive a written apology for. I had to live on £27 a week for six months until my support worker found out and helped to get me back on my feet. I am not a waster or a shirker but having to receive food parcels because you have nothing in your cupboards is embarrassing for anyone. I also know people who work as hard as they can but because of low wages can’t manage.”

Speech in Food Bank Debate

Jessica Morden (Newport East) (Lab): I was e-mailed last Friday by a woman in my constituency who asked me to attend this debate. She said: I would ask if you could attend... Read more

Questions asked to the Ministry of Justice

Taking up the issue of the effect of the reductions in Civil Legal Aid

Questions asked to the Ministry of Justice Read more

Jessica was delighted to join the Maindee Labour Councillors Cllr Jenkins and Cllr Rahman on Friday to turn on the lights on the christmas tree in Maindee.  A special guest turned up too!

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Turning on Maindee Lights

Jessica was delighted to join the Maindee Labour Councillors Cllr Jenkins and Cllr Rahman on Friday to turn on the lights on the christmas tree in Maindee.  A special guest turned up too!...

MP JESSICA Morden visited Royal Mail’s Newport East delivery office to pass on Christmas wishes and encouragement to the postal staff at their busiest time of year.

Festive visit to Royal Mail Staff in Newport

MP JESSICA Morden visited Royal Mail’s Newport East delivery office to pass on Christmas wishes and encouragement to the postal staff at their busiest time of year. Read more

Owen Smith MP, Labour’s Shadow Welsh Secretary, commenting on the Autumn Statement, said: 

Labour Reaction to Autumn Statement

Owen Smith MP, Labour’s Shadow Welsh Secretary, commenting on the Autumn Statement, said:  Read more

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