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- Published in The Guardian - 14 March 2019
Guardian
The idea that, at this late stage, the UK should crash out of the EU without a deal is absurd. Large numbers of firms and jobs in manufacturing would disappear. The prospect of no deal has been kept on the negotiating table for two years, to give our negotiators some leverage, but any last-ditch attempts at seriously pursuing this destructive fantasy must be stopped. I voted last night to take no deal off the table.
Article - Published in Huff Post - 11 March 2019
Huff Post
Frank Field MP accused the Department for Work and Pensions of allowing the complex benefits system to cause “considerable distress” to people with a terminal diagnosis
Article - Published in Liverpool Echo - 09 March 2019
Liverpool Echo
The proposal has support from Birkenhead MP Frank Field
Article - Published in Cheshire Live - 08 March 2019
Food bank
Chester was the latest stop on a fact-finding mission by a pair of MPs seeking the end of the freeze on benefits which is making life even tougher for those in society who are struggling.
Press Release - 07 March 2019
His Church
The organisation, set up by Frank Field MP in 2014, recently provided meals and activities for 500 children during the February half term.
Article - Published in The Independent - 04 March 2019
Indy
In a letter to Amber Rudd, independent MP Frank Field, who chairs the committee, said the Joseph Rowntree Foundation had estimated that ending the freeze a year early would lift 200,000 people out of poverty and see 13.7 million people on benefits receive an average of £270 more.
Article - Published in Wirral Globe - 27 February 2019
Wirral Globe
Frank Field, the Independent MP who chairs the Work and Pensions Committee, said "enough is enough" when it came to cuts to those on benefits and advised the Government to take action next month when delivering the Spring Statement.
Article - Published in Liverpool Echo - 26 February 2019
Liverpool Echo
MP says more and more people feel trapped
Article - Published in Wirral Globe - 22 February 2019
Wirral Globe
A WIRRAL MP is calling on Deliveroo to guarantee an hourly rate pay for its delivery drivers ahead of the company's launch in Birkenhead next month. The town's MP Frank Field has written to Will Shu, chief executive of the food delivery company, asking him to offer employees the rate on a trial basis when the service hits the town in March.
Press Release - 15 February 2019
Food bank
Meals and activities for children in Birkenhead, and across Wirral, in the school holidays
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