Sharon Hodgson MP

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Sharon Hodgson, MP for Washington and Sunderland West, attended an event in Parliament this month to hear the winner of the first ever National Responsible Business Champions Award.

Sharon Hodgson MP nominates Gentoo for National Responsible Business Champion Award

Sharon Hodgson MP nominates Gentoo for National Responsible Business Champion Award

Sharon Hodgson, MP for Washington and Sunderland West, attended an event in Parliament this month to hear the winner of the first ever National Responsible Business Champions Award. Read more

Many constituents have been in contact with Sharon recently about the Hunting Act.

It is clear from the huge numbers of letters and e-mails that I have received on this issue, this is something that many people feel very passionate about.

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Sharon Hodgson MP responds to constituents' queries about plans to repeal Hunting Act

Many constituents have been in contact with Sharon recently about the Hunting Act.It is clear from the huge numbers of letters and e-mails that I have received on this issue,... Read more

Washington and Sunderland West MP Sharon Hodgson attended an Alzheimer’s Society reception hosted in the Speaker’s House in Parliament.

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Sharon Hodgson MP supports Alzheimer's Society's Dementia Friendly Parliament initiative

Washington and Sunderland West MP Sharon Hodgson attended an Alzheimer’s Society reception hosted in the Speaker’s House in Parliament.   Read more

Sharon Hodgson, MP for Washington and Sunderland West, met with older campaigners from across the country at an event in Parliament this week, organised by the charity Age UK.

Sharon Hodgson MP attends Age Uk's Age Champion reception in Parliament 2015

Sharon Hodgson MP pledges to speak up for older people at Age UK's "Age Champions" event

Sharon Hodgson, MP for Washington and Sunderland West, met with older campaigners from across the country at an event in Parliament this week, organised by the charity Age UK. Read more

At the final Women and Equality questions before the summer recess Sharon Hodgson, Shadow Minister for Women and Equalities, pressed the Government on what it is doing to change the current damning statistics on the lack of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) represented in UK universities, both in academia and in positions of senior management.

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Sharon Hodgson MP presses the Government on the lack of diversity in our Universities

At the final Women and Equality questions before the summer recess Sharon Hodgson, Shadow Minister for Women and Equalities, pressed the Government on what it is doing to change the... Read more

Give the North East a fair deal and extend the Metro to Washington, says Sharon Hodgson MP


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Sharon Hodgson MP calls for the extension of Metro to Washington 1st July 2015

Give the North East a fair deal and extend the Metro to Washington, says Sharon Hodgson MP Read more

Sharon Hodgson MP has shown her support for improving UK one-year survival rates while attending an All-Party Parliamentary Group on Cancer (APPGC) event in Parliament.

Sharon Hodgson MP has shown her support for improving UK one-year survival rates

Sharon Hodgson MP Backs APPG on Cancer's Call For World-Class One-Year Cancer Survival Rates

Sharon Hodgson MP has shown her support for improving UK one-year survival rates while attending an All-Party Parliamentary Group on Cancer (APPGC) event in Parliament. Read more

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During a statement on Child Poverty on Wednesday 1st July, Sharon Hodgson MP raised how important investment in early years, including Sure Start Centres, can be to helping transform the lives of disadvantaged children and helping lift children out of poverty.

Sharon Hodgson raises early years investment during Child Poverty statement 1st July 2015

During a statement on Child Poverty on Wednesday 1st July, Sharon Hodgson MP raised how important investment in early years, including Sure Start Centres, can be to helping transform the... Read more

At a reception at the Houses of Parliament, Sharon Hodgson MP, a member of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Autism (APPGA), pledged to promote more autism awareness in Washington and Sunderland West.

Sharon Hodgson MP with Jane Asher in Parliament

Sharon Hodgson MP pledges to champion autism awareness in Washington and Sunderland West

At a reception at the Houses of Parliament, Sharon Hodgson MP, a member of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Autism (APPGA), pledged to promote more autism awareness in Washington and... Read more

Sharon Hodgson has thanked staff and volunteers at Citizens' Advice Sunderland for providing constituents with the advice and support they need to solve their problems.

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Sharon Hodgson MP celebrates work of Citizens' Advice in Washington and Sunderland West

Sharon Hodgson has thanked staff and volunteers at Citizens' Advice Sunderland for providing constituents with the advice and support they need to solve their problems. Read more

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