Julie Elliott MP

Standing up for Sunderland Central

Westminster

Julie showed support for women affected by breast cancer by dressing up in pink and encouraging her constituents to take part in the UK’s biggest, brightest and pinkest fundraiser, wear it pink, on Friday 21 October.

wear it pink is back for its 15th year, calling on supporters across the country to add a flash of pink to their wardrobe for the day and raise money for Breast Cancer Now’s life-saving breast cancer research.

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Julie wears it pink in Parliament in aid of Breast Cancer Now

Julie showed support for women affected by breast cancer by dressing up in pink and encouraging her constituents to take part in the UK’s biggest, brightest and pinkest fundraiser, wear... Read more

Ahead of the Orgreave Truth and Justice campaign's meeting with the Home Secretary, Julie has written to Amber Rudd MP to support the group's call for a public inquiry.

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Julie calls for Orgreave inquiry

Ahead of the Orgreave Truth and Justice campaign's meeting with the Home Secretary, Julie has written to Amber Rudd MP to support the group's call for a public inquiry.  ... Read more

Julie supported fellow Labour MP, Melanie Onn's Ten Minute Rule Bill which called for the protection of workers' rights. Through a wide range of treaty provisions and directives, the EU has given British workers important employment protections and these must be guaranteed by the Government in the wake of Brexit.

 

Julie supports Melanie Onn MP's Ten Minute Rule Bill on Workers' Rights

Julie supported fellow Labour MP, Melanie Onn's Ten Minute Rule Bill which called for the protection of workers' rights. Through a wide range of treaty provisions and directives, the EU... Read more

A supporter of Siobhain McDonaugh MP's campaign on the National Living Wage from the start, Julie has added her name to Siobhain's letter to the CEO of Marks and Spencer, Mr Steve Rowe, to put pressure on the company to change their current proposals.

 

Julie supports Siobhain McDonagh MP's National Living Wage campaign

A supporter of Siobhain McDonaugh MP's campaign on the National Living Wage from the start, Julie has added her name to Siobhain's letter to the CEO of Marks and Spencer,... Read more

Julie was delighted that Caroline Flint MP's amendment to the Finance Bill was accepted by the Government. 

The amendment gives the Treasury the power to introduce public country-by-country reporting. This means that they can require multinational businesses, headquartered or with sizeable business in the UK, to publish headline information about the size and location of the profits they make and the taxes they pay.

Julie supports Caroline Flint MP's amendment to the Finance Bill

Julie was delighted that Caroline Flint MP's amendment to the Finance Bill was accepted by the Government.  The amendment gives the Treasury the power to introduce public country-by-country reporting. This... Read more

Julie was proud to announce her support for Dementia Friends' #TeamDementiaFriends campaign to make professional football more dementia-friendly. Dementia Friends wants every professional club to run a Dementia Friends Session for their staff before the end of the football season. 

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Julie is on #TeamDementiaFriends

Julie was proud to announce her support for Dementia Friends' #TeamDementiaFriends campaign to make professional football more dementia-friendly. Dementia Friends wants every professional club to run a Dementia Friends Session... Read more

Here is Julie's response to today's Opposition Day motion on the Government's refusal to exempt supported housing from their planned Housing Benefit cuts:

Julie's response to today's Opposition Day motion on supported housing

Here is Julie's response to today's Opposition Day motion on the Government's refusal to exempt supported housing from their planned Housing Benefit cuts: Read more

A vote was called on Monday by the Government on the UK's nuclear deterrent. Julie voted in favour of the motion for retention and renewal which passed by 472 votes to 117.

Vote on UK’s nuclear deterrent

A vote was called on Monday by the Government on the UK's nuclear deterrent. Julie voted in favour of the motion for retention and renewal which passed by 472 votes to 117.... Read more

Julie joined fellow Labour women MPs to discuss the impact of leaving the European Union on women in London this evening.

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Julie attends event on impact of leaving the European Union on women

Julie joined fellow Labour women MPs to discuss the impact of leaving the European Union on women in London this evening. Read more

Julie was pleased to attend the prestigious annual Tiffin Cup awards in Parliament to cheer on Goa Exemplary Indian Cuisine in the final.

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Julie attends the Tiffin Cup

Julie was pleased to attend the prestigious annual Tiffin Cup awards in Parliament to cheer on Goa Exemplary Indian Cuisine in the final. Read more

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