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Press Release - 22 January 2018
A cross-party group of MPs and Peers today issues a rallying call to the Government, to look more closely at the problem of malnutrition in the elderly which is set to cost the NHS and social care £15.7 billion a year by 2030.

Latest from Frank

Press Release - 13 March 2018
Commons Chamber
Birkenhead’s MP Frank Field has discovered that almost a quarter of patients waiting for planned treatment at Arrowe Park have been on the waiting list for longer than 18 weeks.
Press Release - 05 March 2018
Commons Chamber
‘At last we have a proper soul-searching report on Arrowe Park which has been many a year coming. I’ve been campaigning for years for root and branch reform at the hospital.'
Press Release - 05 March 2018
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Birkenhead’s MP Frank Field has obtained official data showing how boys from poorer homes are falling behind their classmates in their GCSE exams.
Press Release - Published in The Independent - 04 March 2018
The stance has been condemned by Frank Field, the chairman of the Commons Work and Pensions Committee, who highlighted the appalling distress that sanctions are still causing.
Article - Published in Wirral Globe - 02 March 2018
Wirral Globe
Wirral South MP Alison McGovern and Birkenhead MP Frank Field met up with the Under Secretary of State for Health Lord O'Shaughnessy to talk about Lucy Moroney and Edie Molyneux who have both been diagnosed with Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG) - a rare and inoperable brain tumour.
Article - Published in The Guardian - 02 March 2018
Labour MP Frank Field said the cuts jarred with Theresa May’s oft-repeated commitment to eradicating slavery in Britain and protecting vulnerable victims.
Article - Published in Liverpool Echo - 02 March 2018
Liverpool Echo
The explosive comments have come from Birkenhead MP Frank Field after the hospital found itself at the centre of a bullying scandal involving A&E nurses.

Frankly Speaking

Frank's Blog from Westminster

22 February 2018
The Government’s welfare cuts are forecast to trigger an increase in inequality – a...
29 January 2018
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Frank's Tweets

Almost a quarter of patients waiting for planned treatment at Arrowe Park have been on the waiting list for longer…
The idea that, because you are on the brink of destitution, you should have no tangible means through which to reme…

Frank's Campaigns

Re-establishing a social contract from the ethics of the major world religions
Preventing poor children becoming poor adults
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
In 2014, Frank was selected to chair the Parliamentary Joint Select Committee on the Government's Draft Modern Slavery Bill
In 2013, then-Home Secretary, Theresa May, asked Frank to lead an evidence review for the proposed Modern Slavery Bill
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
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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