Ian Austin MP

Independent MP for Dudley North

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Dudley MP Ian Austin has taken the concerns of local residents about speeding on the Northway to Dudley Council, asking them to meet with local residents and draw up plans to make the road safer.

Austin backs Northway residents' calls to tackle speeding

Dudley MP Ian Austin has taken the concerns of local residents about speeding on the Northway to Dudley Council, asking them to meet with local residents and draw up plans... Read more

Two weeks have now passed since George Osborne gave his budget. Newspapers and politicians in Westminster have gone over it in detail, but my question is, how does it measure against what local people told me were their priorities?

Dudley Chronicle, 3 April

Two weeks have now passed since George Osborne gave his budget. Newspapers and politicians in Westminster have gone over it in detail, but my question is, how does it measure... Read more

Dudley MP Ian Austin is backing a campaign which could cut fuel bills by 15%.

Austin backs collective switching to lower energy bills

Dudley MP Ian Austin is backing a campaign which could cut fuel bills by 15%. Read more

Dudley MP Ian Austin has welcomed a £100m deal between Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL) and National Express to produce 600 buses in the UK over the next 5 years. Some of the buses will be used on routes here in Dudley.

Austin helps launch £100m boost to British manufacturing

Dudley MP Ian Austin has welcomed a £100m deal between Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL) and National Express to produce 600 buses in the UK over the next 5 years. Some... Read more

Nearly nine out of ten families in Dudley have told me that their finances were not improving at all.  Just one in three are optimistic about their finances in the year ahead.

 

Dudley Chronicle, 20 March

Nearly nine out of ten families in Dudley have told me that their finances were not improving at all.  Just one in three are optimistic about their finances in the... Read more

Speaking in the House of Commons debate on Ukraine, Ian Austin called for tougher measures against Russia and its president Vladimir Putin.

He said that Russia should be expelled from the G8, called for tougher sanctions and listed Russian assets that should be seized in the UK, including those owned by Putin’s “elite cronies and financial backers” in the UK.

Austin calls for tougher measures against Russia

Speaking in the House of Commons debate on Ukraine, Ian Austin called for tougher measures against Russia and its president Vladimir Putin. He said that Russia should be expelled from... Read more

New figures show that 5,695 families across the Black Country had to rush to the shops to top up pre-paid gas and electric meters to cook their Christmas Dinner.

5,695 Black Country families out of gas and electric on Christmas Day

New figures show that 5,695 families across the Black Country had to rush to the shops to top up pre-paid gas and electric meters to cook their Christmas Dinner. Read more

Dudley MP Ian Austin is calling on local people to visit Dudley’s local attractions in Museum Week.

Austin celebrates local attractions for Museum Week

Dudley MP Ian Austin is calling on local people to visit Dudley’s local attractions in Museum Week. Read more

Figures showing that nine out of ten Dudley families say that their finances are not improving have been revealed in a constituency survey carried out by Dudley MP Ian Austin.

9 in 10 Dudley families say finances are not improving

Figures showing that nine out of ten Dudley families say that their finances are not improving have been revealed in a constituency survey carried out by Dudley MP Ian Austin.... Read more

Dudley MP Ian Austin has invited teachers in Dudley to attend a free residential training opportunity in Westminster this summer.

Austin invites local teachers to Westminster

Dudley MP Ian Austin has invited teachers in Dudley to attend a free residential training opportunity in Westminster this summer. Read more

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