Vernon Coaker MP

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Today is Holocaust Memorial Day, a date chosen for 27 January marks the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, the largest Nazi death camp.

Holocaust Memorial Day 2017

Today is Holocaust Memorial Day, a date chosen for 27 January marks the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, the largest Nazi death camp. Read more

As a man, securing equal pay has been a mission of mine since becoming an MP in 1997. It is shocking to me that pay inequality – being paid less as a woman for doing work which is of equal value and demands equal skill – is still a factor for women across the UK. In the East-Midlands the gender pay gap for full time work is 12%, higher than the UK average of 9.4%.

My thoughts on the Gender Pay Gap

As a man, securing equal pay has been a mission of mine since becoming an MP in 1997. It is shocking to me that pay inequality – being paid less... Read more

As you will have seen Theresa May has lost her case in the Supreme Court. The Judges decided by a majority of 8 to three that the government cannot trigger Article 50 without an Act of Parliament.

I believe it is the right thing that Parliament should have the ultimate say on when to trigger Article 50, therefore I am pleased with the Supreme Court's ruling.

Supreme Court Ruling on Article 50

As you will have seen Theresa May has lost her case in the Supreme Court. The Judges decided by a majority of 8 to three that the government cannot trigger Article... Read more

As many of your will know, I am undertaking a tour of England to hear the views and concerns of voters.

Listening Tour

As many of your will know, I am undertaking a tour of England to hear the views and concerns of voters. Read more

Ernehale.jpgLast Friday I was delighted to attend the official opening of Ernehale Junior School's new classroom.

Ernehale Juniors - new classroom

Last Friday I was delighted to attend the official opening of Ernehale Junior School's new classroom. Read more

DA_GREYHOUND_ARNOLD_16.jpgLast Friday, I was delighted to join the regulars at The Greyhound Inn in Arnold

The Greyhound refurbished

Last Friday, I was delighted to join the regulars at The Greyhound Inn in Arnold Read more

I am proud to support Usdaw's campaign to protect shopworkers from violence, threats and abuse

 

 

USDAW Respect campaign

I am proud to support Usdaw's campaign to protect shopworkers from violence, threats and abuse     Read more

Cvnj73wWIAA5lkU.jpgYesterday was Nottingham in Parliament Day, 

Nottingham in Parliament Day

Yesterday was Nottingham in Parliament Day,  Read more

While steel production in the UK is being lost, the contract for steel for the replacement Trident submarines has been awarded to the French

British Steel Jobs Being Lost

While steel production in the UK is being lost, the contract for steel for the replacement Trident submarines has been awarded to the French Read more

CugxdaeXYAAUIPW.jpgYesterday, I presented a number of WASPI petitions to parliament

WASPI petition

Yesterday, I presented a number of WASPI petitions to parliament Read more

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