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The Future Of Age UK Gateshead

EDM number 1353 in 2017-19, proposed by Liz Twist on 07/06/2018.
Categorised under the topics of Charities and Elderly people.

That this House recognises that Age UK Newcastle has encountered difficulties and will no longer be able to function in its current form; notes that Age UK Gateshead stated that it would consider delivering some existing services of Age UK Newcastle; is hopeful that Newcastle Council and Age UK nationally write-off all Age UK Newcastle's liabilities, so as to not jeopardise the future of Gateshead Age UK; understands that Gateshead Age UK's aim is to try and protect the services that support the older people of Newcastle, once the liabilities are removed; further understands that too many older people rely on these services for there to be any uncertainty in how services are delivered; is supportive of Age UK Gateshead and hopeful that Age UK makes a positive decision very soon, to help Age UK Gateshead to continue delivering excellence; and calls on the Government to support Age UK Gateshead in this endeavor.

This motion has been signed by a total of 11 MPs.

Liz Twist07/06/2018BlaydonLabourProposed
Ian Mearns07/06/2018GatesheadLabourSeconded
Emma Lewell-Buck11/06/2018South ShieldsLabourSeconded
Jim Shannon11/06/2018StrangfordDUPSeconded
Jim Cunningham11/06/2018Coventry SouthLabourSeconded
Mike Hill11/06/2018HartlepoolLabourSeconded
Stephen Hepburn13/06/2018JarrowLabourSigned
Ruth George14/06/2018High PeakLabourSigned
Mary Glindon18/06/2018North TynesideLabourSigned
Ronnie Campbell25/06/2018Blyth ValleyLabourSigned
John Grogan05/07/2018Signed

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