Jim McMahon MP (@JimfromOldham )

Jim McMahon MP

Bio Labour & Co-operative MP for Oldham West & Royton🦉 | Chair, Co-op Party 🐝 | Shadow Transport Secretary | @usdaw @gmb | @uklabour 🌹@coopparty 💜 | #loveoldham
Location Oldham, England
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Account created 11-06-2010 21:37:40
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Twitter Web App : Our Co-operative (ad)Venture project, funded by
The WEA, returns to #Oldham this Jan & were looking for young people to take part.

Were also holding a virtual drop-in session on the 10 Dec from 12pm - 3pm, packed full of info.

Find out more here >bit.ly/30r4UMB

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Twitter Web App : Over time the @coopparty have helped 1274 families and helped create 430 jobs mostly in co-ops around the world by giving microloans through lendwithcare #coopdifference

iPhone : Amazon owner Jeff Bezos, the richest man on the planet, has added £73bn to his wealth during the pandemic

If you’re going to spend on Black Friday support local businesses, many of whom are on their knees #BlackFriday #shoplocal theguardian.com/business/2020/…

iPhone : People are fed up with Tier 3 announcement

The R rate is below 1 in the NW and rates here in Oldham have fallen by 30% from last week and continue

Even with this, if there was proper support to stop businesses going under it would help, but not forthcoming, genuine worry twitter.com/mikercameron/s…

Twitter Web App : Places put into Tier 3 today will get no additional business support funding than those in Tier 1 or Tier 2.

Can that possibly be fair?

#LevellingDown twitter.com/guardian/statu…

Twitter Web App : I haven't been to a Notting Hill dinner party, mind you I didn't go to Dulwich College either, but I know working people are generous in spirit and action

Fight for the crumbs, ignore the cake folks twitter.com/Nigel_Farage/s…

Twitter Web App : With planned engineering works and a projected surge in demand, there could be chaos, as people still can’t book in advance and timetables aren’t published.

Govt must urgently provide clarity for rail passengers wishing to see loved ones over December.
independent.co.uk/travel/news-an…

iPhone : The North had an IOU with Gov for £66bn, we got £4bn. If this is the age of the North it’s an infant and we deserve better

Did the spending review bring in new 'age of the North', or deliver a 'hollow victory' for the region? | Yorkshire Post yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/politics/…

iPhone : Tories clapped for key workers but now they are freezing their pay.

This government need to get their priorities right.

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iPhone : Earlier this week the Treasury gave £8m in business rates relief to airports. This moves a small way towards our demand for sectoral support.

However, the wider aviation supply chain - inc thousands more workers - is still in desperate need of further support #SpendingReview

iPhone : #SpendingReview is a missed opportunity to deliver public owned rail network the country deserves.

Instead of protecting local services and deserved pay rises for our key workers, Tories have merely prioritised paying guaranteed profits (running into millions) to some operators.

Twitter Web App : This is excellent and exactly what is needed #SpendingReview and the new Co-operative Recovery Partnership twitter.com/CoopParty/stat…

Twitter Web App : 📢Rishi Sunak just announced he's cutting overseas aid to 0.5%, hurting the world's poorest as they face challenges like Covid-19 & climate change. Call on the Government to #ProtectAid and keep its commitment to international development 👇 party.coop/protectdfid

Twitter Web App : Today the Chancellor said our economic emergency has just begun. Try telling that to the people who have been out of work since March.

His failure to take responsible choices today to recover jobs, retrain workers and rebuild business will make Britain’s jobs crisis worse. #SR20