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Frank Field MP
Your MP for Birkenhead
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Featured News


Press Release - 25 April 2017
The Group’s Chair, Frank Field MP, comments that: ‘The evidence presented in this report is staggering. It shows us that not only are there children in this country who are exposed to hunger when they are not at school, but also that this exposure risks damaging their prospects of gaining a good education and living a healthy life.

Latest from Frank

- Published in City AM - 23 June 2017
City AM
Now is the time to sweep away two of the gig economy’s most egregious aspects – the bullying culture at the top; and the poor treatment and poverty pay meted out to workers at the bottom – so that it helps society as a whole prosper, rather than falter.
Press Release - 21 June 2017
Commons Chamber
Frank has today tabled a parliamentary question asking the Government, which has been undertaking a detailed examination of it in recent months, to implement the policy with immediate effect. The Children’s Society, which has helped lead the ‘breathing space’ campaign, calculates that 8,100 children from 4,700 families in Birkenhead would be protected by the policy if it were introduced now.
Press Release - 19 June 2017
Food bank
Frank has asked Merseytravel to set out in full the reasoning behind its proposals to axe several important bus services in Wirral.
Article - Published in The Mail On Sunday - 18 June 2017
Daily Mail
Frank Field calls for The Pensions Regulator's probe into BHS to be released in full
Article - Published in Wirral Globe - 15 June 2017
Wirral Globe
The appeal hopes to raise £1,000 towards Frank Field MP's 'Feeding Birkenhead' project which was originally launched in 2014 after the creation of the All Party Parliamentary Group on food poverty.
- Published in Guardian - 13 June 2017
Guardian
Frank Field MP says there is an urgent need to move beyond slogans and start to spell out the broad negotiating headings and how these will link to great domestic reform
Article - Published in The Independent - 02 May 2017
Indy
The Government has failed to deliver the £4bn of savings it was expecting to make after cutting disability benefit, according to new analysis.

Frankly Speaking

Frank's Blog from Westminster


12 June 2017
I nominated Jeremy Corbyn to ensure he could compete for the Labour leadership in 2015. I did not...
26 April 2017
The political parties now have only a few days left to write their General Election manifesto. I...

Frank's Campaigns


SHC
Re-establishing a social contract from the ethics of the major world religions
FYT
Preventing poor children becoming poor adults
TCAT Logo
Supporting cathedrals to establish cathedral schools in their cities
Rip-Off Britain
Frank is campaigning against a series of rip-off charges facing ordinary people, and which add to the poverty premium faced by poorer households
JSC
In 2014, Frank was selected to chair the Parliamentary Joint Select Committee on the Government's Draft Modern Slavery Bill
MSER
In 2013, then-Home Secretary, Theresa May, asked Frank to lead an evidence review for the proposed Modern Slavery Bill
APPG
Investigating the root causes behind hunger and demand for food banks
Cool Earth
Protecting rainforests to help combat climate change
Liverpool City Region Child Poverty and Life Chanc
Seeking sustainable solutions to child and family poverty
Cash Machine Charges
Campaign for More Free Cash Machines in Deprived Areas
FYIR
Promoting the vital importance of the foundation years
Balanced Migration
Cross Party Group on Balanced Migration
King James Bible Trust
Celebrating the 400th anniversary of 'The Book That Changed The World'
Poverty and Life Changes
In 2010 Frank chaired the Review, reporting to the Prime Minister

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