Barry Gardiner

Working Hard for Brent North

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Today at Labour party conference I announced that the next Labour government will ban fracking outright.   

 

The next Labour government will ban fracking

Today at Labour party conference I announced that the next Labour government will ban fracking outright.      Read more

The government has conceded that its planning and energy policies are sending contradictory signals to councils, after Barry called out this incoherence in June.

Barry welcomes government concession over contradictory coal policies

The government has conceded that its planning and energy policies are sending contradictory signals to councils, after Barry called out this incoherence in June. Read more

On 5 September 2016, Barry spoke on behalf of the Labour Party responding to a debate about the rules of the EU Referendum. The debate followed an electronic petition that had been created before the referendum which called for a minimum threshold of votes in order for the referendum result to be valid. The petition was signed by hundreds of thousands of people and so was debated in Parliament.

Barry speaks for Labour on EU Referendum Rules debate

On 5 September 2016, Barry spoke on behalf of the Labour Party responding to a debate about the rules of the EU Referendum. The debate followed an electronic petition that... Read more

I am deeply concerned about the threatened closure of the Brent Sickle Cell Advisory Support Service (BSCASS). 

The Threatened Closure of Brent Sickle Cell Advisory Support Service

I am deeply concerned about the threatened closure of the Brent Sickle Cell Advisory Support Service (BSCASS).  Read more

Stop the Tory Solar Tax Hike

The Tories are undermining high-growth British clean energy industries that will power the future.

Barry slams the Tories' #solartaxhike

Stop the Tory Solar Tax Hike The Tories are undermining high-growth British clean energy industries that will power the future. Read more

Today is the beginning of opportunity. I congratulate all the students in Brent receiving their GCSE results today. Students, parents and teachers have once again shown that good results are the product of hard work and commitment. I hope that all those who have supported these young people are proud of their achievements. In particular, I want to thank our teachers whose professionalism in a constantly changing education environment has been superb.

Barry congratulates Brent North students on their GCSE results

Today is the beginning of opportunity. I congratulate all the students in Brent receiving their GCSE results today. Students, parents and teachers have once again shown that good results are... Read more

I have recently received a number of emails, calls and letters regarding the letter sent by the head teacher of Michaela Community School to the parents of children whose school dinner payments were overdue. Although the school itself is not within my constituency, a number of my constituents do attend the school.

Michaela Community School

I have recently received a number of emails, calls and letters regarding the letter sent by the head teacher of Michaela Community School to the parents of children whose school... Read more

On his appointment to additional Shadow Cabinet portfolios today, Barry Gardiner said:

 

"I am delighted to have been appointed as Shadow Secretary of State for International Trade, Europe, Energy & Climate Change and look forward to working closely with the Shadow Foreign Secretary and the Shadow Secretary of State for Business. In this post referendum era where Britain has been overtaken by France, pushing us down from fifth to the sixth largest economy in the world, it has never been more important to re-establish the international standing of the United Kingdom. I will be putting out a strong message that the UK must become the best place for investors who understand that future growth lies in building a sustainable, low carbon economy"

Barry appointed to new role in Shadow Cabinet

On his appointment to additional Shadow Cabinet portfolios today, Barry Gardiner said:   "I am delighted to have been appointed as Shadow Secretary of State for International Trade, Europe, Energy...

In response to Theresa May’s decision to abolish the Department of Energy and Climate Change, Labour’s Barry Gardiner said:

Barry reacts to abolition of DECC

In response to Theresa May’s decision to abolish the Department of Energy and Climate Change, Labour’s Barry Gardiner said: Read more

Barry has paid tribute to Jo Cox, the MP who was murdered on Thursday. 

Barry pays tribute to Jo Cox

Barry has paid tribute to Jo Cox, the MP who was murdered on Thursday.  Read more

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