Tracy Brabin MP Reacts to Batley Jobcentre Closure Confirmation

Today the Department for Work and Pensions has confirmed by way of a written statement that Batley Jobcentre is going to close, alongside tens of others across the country. The statement reads ‘Some smaller jobcentres will merge with larger ones, and others will be co-located with local government premises’. The Government announced plans to close…

Tracy Brabin Calls for Best Brexit Deal for Batley & Spen

Tracy Brabin MP has written to David Davis ahead of the commencement of formal Brexit negotiations, calling on him to secure the best Brexit deal for Batley & Spen. The Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union is expected to commence formal Brexit negotiations with the EU shortly, and Tracy Brabin is determined that…

Local MP Calls for Channel 4 Investment in Batley & Spen

Tracy Brabin MP has today written to the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, to call for investment in Batley & Spen as part of Government’s consultation on increasing the regional impact of Channel 4. The consultation is looking at the extent to which Channel 4 should be based outside of London including…