Tag Archives: Dan Jarvis

The government must act to make hunger a thing of the past

TweetDan Jarvis MP (Labour, Barnsley Central) is the shadow culture minister There is enough food in the world to feed everyone. But not everyone has enough food. This simple truth – this injustice – was brought to our attention last week, as over 100 organisations joined together to launch the ‘Enough Food for Everyone If’ […]

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As National Libraries Day nears, our libraries remain under threat

Alex Hern reports on the launch of “Vision for a 21st-Century Library” by the shadow culture minister Dan Jarvis Labour culture team.

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Labour: Arts cuts have led to a “scaling back of ideas, innovation and creativity”

Reaction to the Arts Council’s strategic funding plan, and an explanation of why the government’s 30 per cent cuts to the arts budget are economically insane.

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Barnsley by-election: Humiliation for Clegg, embarrassment for Cameron

Nick Clegg’s Liberal Democrats were routed in the Barnsley Central by-election last night, beaten into sixth place by Labour, the Tories, UKIP, an independent and the BNP – just 15 miles from his Sheffield constituency.

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