Stephen Hepburn MP is supporting musicians and film-makers from the Jarrow Constituency by calling for local artists to enter Parliament’s two largest creative competitions, Rock the House and Film the House.

Here's proof the Conservative slogan about a Northern Powerhouse is cynical propaganda when deep cuts confirm the Tory Party treats us as a Northern Poorhouse.

One of the jobs I had before I became a Labour MP was a building labourer so I'm all too aware of the importance of health and safety in the construction industry.

Stephen Hepburn MP for the Jarrow Constituency met up with a former Banks of the Tyne Sunday league football teammate from Hebburn and Blind Veteran UK member at a special Parliamentary reception earlier this week and pledged to ensure that Armed Forces veterans will not have to battle blindness alone. 

Commenting on his position regarding the European Union, Stephen Hepburn MP said:

“I strongly believe that we should remain part of the European Union because the North East does well out of it. Our region are net beneficiaries of EU funding. We are the only region which are net exporters of manufactured goods and we have major employers such as Nissan and Hitachi who have located here for ready access to the EUs massive market.”

Stephen Hepburn MP for the Jarrow Constituency has slammed the recently released local unemployment figures. 

We all know that the upper ranks of the Tory Party are made up of ex-members of the notoriously snobby Bullingdon Club. Those such as David Cameron and two other Tory chaps, George Osborne and Boris Johnson, who are now tussling to succeed him as if the Prime Ministership of our country was a bottle of expensive port to be passed around at one of their posh riotous dinners, now run our country!

Stephen Hepburn MP for the Jarrow Constituency has been elected as Vice Chairman of a new All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for the Timber Industries. The group aims to help grow the use of timber and develop vibrant timber based industries.

If you or I missed Sunday's deadline to file a tax return and pay what's owed, we'd be hit with an immediate £100 fine followed by further penalties, interest and potential legal action.

Google yours truly and you'd find in the House of Commons that I tackled a Tory Minister about his Government's sweetheart tax arrangement with the famous internet giant.

Nearly 7,000 working families in the Jarrow parliamentary constituency were saved an average £1,300 a year in one of Labour's most valuable triumphs over the callous Tory regime in London since the election.

Stephen Hepburn MP for the Jarrow Constituency has signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, in doing so pledging his commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work tirelessly to educate young people.

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Meet your MP


Stephen Hepburn has served the Jarrow Constituency as MP since 1997.

He was last elected to serve in June 2017 and won the seat with a conclusive 17,263 majority.

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