Caroline Flint

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Caroline Flint, MP for Don Valley, backed the cross-party campaign for opt-out organ donation, speaking in Parliament on Wednesday to back crucial new legislation.

Caroline backs vital change to organ donation legislation

Caroline Flint, MP for Don Valley, backed the cross-party campaign for opt-out organ donation, speaking in Parliament on Wednesday to back crucial new legislation. Read more

Thorne_SC_group_photo_by_boat.JPGCaroline Flint put her safety in the capable hands of Sea Cadet cox Katie Rae Duffield this week, as she cast off with the Thorne Sea Cadets to experience their training and rescue manoeuvres on Thorne canal.

The MP attended one of the twice weekly meetings of the 47-strong cadet group, led by Petty Officer Dave Redmile, and heard about their plans for a new building.

Caroline takes to the water with Thorne Sea Cadets

Caroline Flint put her safety in the capable hands of Sea Cadet cox Katie Rae Duffield this week, as she cast off with the Thorne Sea Cadets to experience their... Read more

Energy campaigner and Don Valley MP Caroline Flint has welcomed the Ofgem announcement that the energy price cap will be in force by end of 2018, saving Don Valley residents an average of £75 on their energy bills.

Caroline's Energy Price Cap fight - a long overdue victory

Energy campaigner and Don Valley MP Caroline Flint has welcomed the Ofgem announcement that the energy price cap will be in force by end of 2018, saving Don Valley residents... Read more

Don Valley MP Caroline Flint questioned the new Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport on his first public outing in his new job, asking him about poor broadband speeds for Don Valley residents.

Caroline demands high-speed broadband for new-build homes

Don Valley MP Caroline Flint questioned the new Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport on his first public outing in his new job, asking him about poor... Read more

Caroline Flint MP sponsored a Bill led by Stoke on Trent North and Kidsgrove MP Ruth Smeeth which sets out clear guidelines for 'Made in England' pottery.

Caroline supports 'Made in England' ceramic backstamping

Caroline Flint MP sponsored a Bill led by Stoke on Trent North and Kidsgrove MP Ruth Smeeth which sets out clear guidelines for 'Made in England' pottery. Read more

Caroline Flint has confirmed that the Brexit deal the Government is seeking to agree with the European Union this autumn will not be the “final deal,” as the UK faces two years of further negotiations following 'Brexit Day' on 29 March 2019.

Caroline gets confirmation: a Brexit deal isn't the 'final deal'

Caroline Flint has confirmed that the Brexit deal the Government is seeking to agree with the European Union this autumn will not be the “final deal,” as the UK faces... Read more

Doncaster MPs Rosie Winterton and Caroline Flint were joined by Wentworth John Healey MP to meet passengers to promote Labour’s promise to end the rail chaos faced by passengers in recent months. 

MPs back end to rail mayhem

Doncaster MPs Rosie Winterton and Caroline Flint were joined by Wentworth John Healey MP to meet passengers to promote Labour’s promise to end the rail chaos faced by passengers in... Read more

CF_pay_cap_pq_close_up240718.JPGDon Valley MP Caroline Flint has challenged the Government to guarantee a pay rise for Doncaster public servants.

Following an announcement by the Government that public sector pay for teachers, members of the armed forces and prison officers would rise, Caroline sought assurances in the House of Commons that this meant a pay rise in real terms, and that public sector workers in Doncaster wouldn’t see their pay decreased.

Flint seeks guarantee of pay rise for Doncaster public servants

Don Valley MP Caroline Flint has challenged the Government to guarantee a pay rise for Doncaster public servants. Following an announcement by the Government that public sector pay for teachers,... Read more

Caroline has urged the Public Health Minister, Steve Brine MP, to fairly distribute the £6 million funding available for children of alcoholics fairly around the country. 

After extensive lobbying from the All Party Parliamentary Group for Children of Alcoholics, of which Caroline is a key member, the Government agreed to allocate £6 million in funding for children of alcoholics. 

Caroline urges Public Health Minister to spread alcohol support funding across the country

Caroline has urged the Public Health Minister, Steve Brine MP, to fairly distribute the £6 million funding available for children of alcoholics fairly around the country.  After extensive lobbying from... Read more

Caroline Flint has welcomed a victory for one in twenty of the Doncaster claimants of Employment and Support Allowance, who were underpaid by the Department for Work and Pensions following their transfer from Incapacity Benefit.

The Government announcement of repayments, which is expected to cost £390 million, follows a damning report by the powerful Commons Public Accounts Committee, of which Ms Flint is a member.  At least 70,000 claimants lost out across England and Wales due to Government mistakes.

Caroline Flint welcomes repayments to Doncaster ESA claimants

Caroline Flint has welcomed a victory for one in twenty of the Doncaster claimants of Employment and Support Allowance, who were underpaid by the Department for Work and Pensions following... Read more

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