Nadia Whittome MP (@NadiaWhittomeMP )

Nadia Whittome MP

Bio Labour MP for Nottingham East | she/her | @CommonsEAC.
Location Nottingham
Tweets 5,1K
Followers 63,0K
Following 1,3K
Account created 10-05-2012 21:49:17
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Twitter Web App : Today, Labour is calling on the Government to stop its bonfire of workers’ rights.

Holiday pay, rest breaks, overtime pay and the 48-hour working week are all under threat.

Axing these would leave millions of people working more hours for less money in less safe conditions.

Twitter Web App : Many of my former colleagues were EU migrants.

They’ve risked their lives every day of the pandemic.

And this is how they're treated.

independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-n…

iPhone : Terrible news that all 118 Debenhams stores will close for good over the coming weeks.

The #Nottingham Jobs Nottingham Jobs service is available to City of Nottingham residents for support, advice & job vacancies.

More info here: nottinghamjobs.com

Twitter Web App : Devastating news for 12,000 Debenhams workers today.

We need better regulation of fast fashion, a strongly unionised retail sector, and a plan from government to save jobs and prevent the collapse of the high street.

Twitter Web App : “Because the alternative is precarious housing accompanied, of course, by previous work.”
@nadiawhittomemp remarks on the instability of young people’s lives.

Watch the full LIVE with #MakeYourMark debate here: bit.ly/372RmKO

#youthvoice #freeuniversity #education

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iPhone : On International #EducationDay, I want to send my heartfelt thanks to teachers, early years staff, education leaders, support staff, and everyone who works to give our children, young people and learners the chance to make the most of their lives. Thank you for all you do

iPhone : To help all our communities understand the key #Covid19 safety measures & restrictions, we have added handy downloadable translation guides for 18 different languages on our website. 👇

Please help share through community networks.
🔎nottinghamcity.gov.uk/coronavirus-co…

Twitter Web App : Firefighters put themselves in danger to save people's lives. They've been on the frontline in the pandemic.

Yet they're being attacked for sticking up for their own safety.

I stand in complete solidarity with the Fire Brigades Union ✊🏽 twitter.com/fbunational/st…

iPhone : 🦠 Not everyone with #coronavirus shows symptoms.

To help stop the spread:

#Stayhome
👏 keep washing your hands
😷 keep covering your face
↔️ keep making space

For more guidance, visit ▶️ nhs.uk/coronavirus

#HandsFaceSpace

Twitter Web App : Israeli settlements are being vaccinated yet Palestinians living metres away are not.

Ive tabled a motion urging the British government to call out this injustice. We must ensure Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza are vaccinated against COVID-19.

nadiawhittome.org/blog/nadia-whi…

Twitter Web App : Today the world breathes a sigh of relief as Trump's presidency ends.

But the forces and ideology that unleashed him remain. It will take more than a change of President to combat them.

In America and across the world, our struggle to defeat the far right must continue.

Twitter Web App : Our open letter has just gone out to the Cllrs of the Pension Fund Committee. Please read and share with everyone - your Cllr, your teacher friends. Use your voice. Share your concern.

Twitter Web App : Communities of colour are disproportionately exposed to dangerous levels of air pollution.

Ill be discussing how we can tackle this injustice with APPG Air Pollution and Airly this evening.

Register for the event here 👉🏽 bit.ly/3i6jTmE

Twitter Web App : We have the highest COVID death rate in the world and Priti Patel "doesn't think this is the time to talk about mismanagement"?

She should own up and apologise to the hundreds of thousands who have lost friends, family and loved ones because of her government’s failure.

Twitter Web App : “The bottom line is that human rights are indivisible. You need your civil and political rights, you also need your social and economic rights. You need to eat. You need to have shelter.”

A must-read interview with Shami Chakrabarti in Tribune.

tribunemag.co.uk/2021/01/shami-…