Summer Surgery Tour Complete!

My two weeks of summer surgery tour has been fantastic, with a brilliant final day to cap things off. I went to over 50 stops, covering every town and village in every corner of North West Durham and meeting hundreds of people from every walk of life.

Child Marriage Ends at last

Last year we passed the law and it kicks in today. From now on you’ll have to be an adult to get married. This will help end forced marriages for good.

Richard Holden MP's Weekly Update

A weekly update about what Richard Holden has been up to in North West Durham, Parliament and abroad:

1) Oversaw the expulsion of Russia from the Council of Europe.

2) Meeting with the head of the CBI to talk about North West Durham businesses.

Richard Backs British Sign Language Bill

Richard Holden MP Backs British Sign Language Bill

Friday in UK Parliament means it’s Private Members Bill (PMB) day in the UK House of Commons.