Ian Austin MP

Independent MP for Dudley North

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Austin is backing calls for the Government to review their prescription charges medical exemption list to include people living with long-term conditions.

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Dudley North MP challenges government on prescription charges for for long-term conditions

Austin is backing calls for the Government to review their prescription charges medical exemption list to include people living with long-term conditions. Read more

Dudley MP Ian Austin stood up in Parliament to urge the Government to protect Ring and Ride services in the Black Country. 

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Austin asks the government to save ring and ride

Dudley MP Ian Austin stood up in Parliament to urge the Government to protect Ring and Ride services in the Black Country.  Read more

Dudley MP Ian Austin has joined over 100 MP’s in Parliament to show his support for Earth Hour, the world’s largest annual event to protect the planet which encourages people switch off their lights for an hour.

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Austin encourages Dudley residents to take part in Earth Hour

Dudley MP Ian Austin has joined over 100 MP’s in Parliament to show his support for Earth Hour, the world’s largest annual event to protect the planet which encourages people... Read more

Dudley MP lists victims of knife crime in Parliamentary debate.

The knife crime epidemic needs to be stopped claims Dudley North MP

Dudley MP lists victims of knife crime in Parliamentary debate. Read more

Dudley North MP Ian Austin is campaigning for more help for visually impaired children.

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Austin demands more help for visually impaired children

Dudley North MP Ian Austin is campaigning for more help for visually impaired children. Read more

Dudley North MP Ian Austin is calling for more accessible care for people suffering from Lymphedema after a Dudley resident struggled to access support on the NHS.

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Austin backs awareness of Lymphedema support

Dudley North MP Ian Austin is calling for more accessible care for people suffering from Lymphedema after a Dudley resident struggled to access support on the NHS. Read more

Dudley MP Ian Austin has called for a debate in Parliament on the need to bring new high-tech industries and highly skilled jobs to area like the Black Country.

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Austin calls for a debate on high-tech industries and skilled jobs

Dudley MP Ian Austin has called for a debate in Parliament on the need to bring new high-tech industries and highly skilled jobs to area like the Black Country. Read more

New official figures show the number of unemployed people claiming benefits is over double the national average. 

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New figures show rise in number of benefit claiments in Dudley

New official figures show the number of unemployed people claiming benefits is over double the national average.  Read more

Dudley North MP Ian Austin will continue as Vice Chair of the All Parliamentary Party Group on Electric and Automated Vehicles that works on policy relating to electric and automated vehicles.

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Austin continues to champion new technology in Parliament

Dudley North MP Ian Austin will continue as Vice Chair of the All Parliamentary Party Group on Electric and Automated Vehicles that works on policy relating to electric and automated... Read more

Dudley MP Ian Austin has called on the Tory government to allocate more funding to local councils to provide services for children and young people.

Austin calls for an end to devastating cuts to children's services

Dudley MP Ian Austin has called on the Tory government to allocate more funding to local councils to provide services for children and young people. Read more

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