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Rt Hon Hazel Blears MP for Salford & Eccles

Posted: 23 March 2015

Standing Down as MP for Salford and Eccles

On March 30th at 5pm I will no longer be the MP for Salford and Eccles.

My decision to stand down as your Member of Parliament at the General Election is, I think,...

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Posted: 17 February 2015

Birth centre U-turn welcomed by Hazel

Hazel has welcomed a move by health chiefs to pull back from the brink of closing Salford Birth Centre.

She helped to secure the provision of the mid-wife led unit...

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Posted: 3 February 2015

Hazel calls for Clare's Law consistency

Hazel has welcomed the latest Clare’s Law figures – and written to the Home Secretary to try to ensure as many people as possible benefit from the scheme in the...

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Posted: 2 February 2015

Counter-terror discussion led by Hazel

Hazel organised an event in Westminster to look at how the UK can reduce the risk of terrorists striking again here.

The roundtable discussion took place just two...

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Posted: 19 January 2015

New hospital staff win plaudits from Hazel

Hazel congratulated dozens of previously unemployed people who have secured jobs at Salford Royal hospital when she spoke at a special graduation ceremony.

The new...

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Posted: 12 January 2015

School improvements hailed by Hazel

Hazel has welcomed clear signs of improvement at a Salford school which was deemed ‘inadequate’ by Ofsted.

She paid a visit to Oasis Academy MediaCity after it was...

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