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- 22 June 2017
This morning, during her statement on the Grenfell Tower fire, I asked Theresa May whether the Government will fund any fire safety works which Bristol City Council deem essential and, if they will, when they will pay for it.
- 21 June 2017
After botching the general election she called, Theresa May has – thankfully – put most of her manifesto through the shredder, leaving very little for the Queen to read out today. Thanks to pressure from Labour, plans to bring back fox hunting, open more grammar schools, scrap winter fuel allowance and the triple-lock, most likely along with the dementia tax, have been shelved.
- 21 June 2017
The UK voted to leave the EU, not the single market. I have signed a letter, along with more than 50 Labour MPs, MEPs and Peers, arguing that we should remain in the single market to protect jobs, trade, and rights, while, as we make clear, being free to impose restrictions on free movement.
- 20 June 2017
After agreeing with the EU's timetable for talks, the Brexit Secretary David Davis must now settle the UK's divorce bill before moving onto other issues, like citizens' rights and keeping his promise for the UK to have the 'exact same benefits' after Brexit as we do now.
- 20 June 2017
Since the tragic fire at Grenfell Tower in London, and with dozens of people either dead or missing, many of you have been getting in touch, understandably concerned about fire regulations. This morning, I was with firefighters, councillors and Marvin Rees, Mayor of Bristol at Butler House – one of the four high-rise blocks in Bristol East – to reassure residents. All 59 council-owned blocks in the city will be visited over the next few weeks.
- 19 June 2017
Kerry responds to the horrific attack near a mosque in London, and calls for continued vigilance and unity.
- 16 June 2017
Today marks the anniversary of the murder of Jo Cox. My thoughts today are with her family, with Brendan and their two children, who, at such a young age, lost their mother in such a terrible way.
- 14 June 2017
As details of last night's events in West London continue to emerge, my thoughts are with the victims of this tragedy and the brave firefighters who are still responding to it. I understand that Bristol City Council will be looking to see if any lessons need to be learned for housing blocks in the city.
- 12 June 2017
Following her re-election on 8 June, Kerry reminds everyone that - regardless of if or how you voted on 8 June - she is always here to help wherever possible.
- 28 April 2017
Kerry's latest newsletter includes updates on her work in Bristol East and Parliament over the last six weeks. Click here for links to Kerry's newsletters from the last year too.
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