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On 29th November 2015 Barry hosted a public meeting for constituents at St Cuthbert's Church to discuss military intervention in Syria in advance of the likely vote before the House of Commons.

Many people have written to Barry about the situation in Syria and the government's proposals for Britain to become involved in airstrikes there. After the Prime Minister's Statement to the House of Commons on Thursday 26th November, Barry arranged the public meeting where he set out in detail his analysis of the current situation and why, at present, he does not support the government's proposals. The full transcript of what Barry said can be read below.

Barry hosts public meeting on military action in Syria

On 29th November 2015 Barry hosted a public meeting for constituents at St Cuthbert's Church to discuss military intervention in Syria in advance of the likely vote before the House... Read more

Barry joined thousands at the People's Climate March in London on Sunday calling for a bold, binding agreement at the Paris climate talks

People's Climate March

Barry joined thousands at the People's Climate March in London on Sunday calling for a bold, binding agreement at the Paris climate talks Read more

Barry writes for Left Foot Forward as US Republicans continue moves to undermine Paris COP21 negotiations

Paris climate summit: in the US, don’t mention the ‘C’ word

Barry writes for Left Foot Forward as US Republicans continue moves to undermine Paris COP21 negotiations Read more

On 13th October 2015 Barry joined campaigners from Breast Cancer Care in the House of Commons to pledge his support for people living with incurable secondary breast cancer and by calling for improved care.

 

Barry supports campaign to raise awareness of secondary breast cancer and to improve care for patients

On 13th October 2015 Barry joined campaigners from Breast Cancer Care in the House of Commons to pledge his support for people living with incurable secondary breast cancer and by... Read more

On 4th October 2015 Barry joined volunteers to take part in a community clean up to mark Sewa Day 2015.

Barry joins volunteers for Sewa Day clean up

On 4th October 2015 Barry joined volunteers to take part in a community clean up to mark Sewa Day 2015. Read more

On 18th September 2015 Barry was appointed as a Shadow Minister to Labour's Energy & Climate Change team alongside Lisa Nandy MP (Shadow Secretary of State for Energy & Climate Change), Clive Lewis MP and Dr Alan Whitehead MP. 

Barry appointed to Shadow Energy & Climate Change team

On 18th September 2015 Barry was appointed as a Shadow Minister to Labour's Energy & Climate Change team alongside Lisa Nandy MP (Shadow Secretary of State for Energy & Climate...

On 3rd August 2015 Barry appeared, as Shadow Environment Minister, on Going Underground on RT to discuss the government's controversial decision to ignore the EU ban on pesticides due to the harm caused to bees.

Barry speaks out on RT about govrenment's decision to ignore EU pesticide ban and the harm caused to bees

On 3rd August 2015 Barry appeared, as Shadow Environment Minister, on Going Underground on RT to discuss the government's controversial decision to ignore the EU ban on pesticides due to... Read more

On 29th July 2015 Barry appeared on ITV to call on the authorities to do more to stop people from travelling to Syria after it emerged that a constituent of his had allegedly travelled to Syria despite his family having contacted the police to express their concerns about his intentions and whereabouts.

Barry appears on ITV to call on the Police to do more to prevent people travelling to Syria

On 29th July 2015 Barry appeared on ITV to call on the authorities to do more to stop people from travelling to Syria after it emerged that a constituent of... Read more

On 6th July 2015 Barry joined Brian May and a number of his colleagues in the House of Commons to show their support for Team Fox and to keep the Hunting Ban from being repealed.

Barry joins Team Fox to campaign to keep the Hunting Ban

On 6th July 2015 Barry joined Brian May and a number of his colleagues in the House of Commons to show their support for Team Fox and to keep the... Read more

On 23rd June 2015 Barry joined dozens of women with ovarian cancer and 80 other MPs at the launch of the Ovarian Cancer Postcode Lottery campaign in the House of Commons.

Barry shows his support for Target Ovarian Cancer campaign

On 23rd June 2015 Barry joined dozens of women with ovarian cancer and 80 other MPs at the launch of the Ovarian Cancer Postcode Lottery campaign in the House of... Read more

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