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Richard Holden praises Derwentside College in the House of Commons

Richard Holden, MP for North West Durham, today praised Derwentside College and asked for reassurance that technical and vocational colleges will receive ongoing support in a question to the Secretary of State for Education. You can watch this here.

Richard Holden meets with local police

Richard Holden, MP for North West Durham, has been meeting with police across County Durham to see what they have been up to and what he can do to assist them.

Richard Holden celebrates 10th anniversary of Lingotot

Richard Holden, MP for North West Durham, was lucky enough to be invited to celebrate the tenth anniversary of Lingotot. Lingotot was set up by Angela Sterling and is based in Consett. It started as a small number of French classes in the community and has grown to a multinational organisation.

Romag host Richard Holden

Richard Holden, MP for North West Durham, visited Romag in Consett. Romag are a security glass and glazing specialists company who work closely with rail, security and defence industries across the UK.

Richard Holden visits local jobcentres

Richard Holden, MP for North West Durham, visited the jobcentres in Crook and Consett to meet staff and find out more about the work they’re doing.