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  • MP 'Spreads the Warmth'

    Dan Jarvis the MP for Barnsley Central has called for more to be done in supporting the elderly during the cold weather. During a speech to the Age UK Barnsley Annual General Meeting this afternoon, Mr Jarvis highlighted the difficulties many elderly people in the town face as the winter draws in.Fuel... More

  • Jarvis' Marathon Effort for Cancer Research UK

    Labour MP, Dan Jarvis, will run the Virgin London Marathon next April in a bid to raise money for Cancer Research UK.Jarvis will compete in his third London Marathon and the second alongside his father, who will be running the marathon to support his fundraising efforts.Shortly before entering Parliament... More

  • Proud of Barnsley

    When I was first elected to serve the people of Barnsley Central, I was determined to use my position to showcase the best of our town. We have such a lot going for us here, why should we keep it all to ourselves?!The Proud of Barnsley initiative began with the competition I ran to find a "picture... More

  • Saving our NHS

    The National Health Service is a great institution and probably Labour's greatest ever achievement.We have seen the damage done to our NHS by previous Tory Governments and we know, all too well, how much work was necessary to repair that damage.Work and investment to reopen wards, increasing the... More