Jarvis Backs the Daylight Savings Bill

Labour MP, Dan Jarvis, has called on the government to give The Daylight Saving Bill more time for debate after it was derailed by a small group of MPs on Friday.

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Jarvis Disappointed With Museums Sheffield Funding Cut

Barnsley Central MP and Shadow Culture Minister, Dan Jarvis, has reacted to the news that Museum Sheffield is to have a budget cut of 30% after losing out on Arts Council funding.

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Jarvis Deeply Concerned with Unemployment Figures

Labour MP, Dan Jarvis, has responded to the news that unemployment has risen to 2.68 million and that there are now 2,741 unemployed people in the Barnsley Central constituency.

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Constituency Update & Happy New Year!

First of all, I would like to wish you all a very Happy New Year. It was very good to spend a quiet Christmas, in Barnsley with my family. It was also great to have time working in Barnsley before returning to Westminster.

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Happy New Year

As we prepare to move into 2012, it offers a perfect opportunity to reflect on what 2011 had to offer for Barnsley.

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The Ultimate Care At Christmas - Our NHS

Medical experts will tell you that for the elderly, winter means greater susceptibility to ill-health.

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A Vision for a 21st Century Library - Dan Jarvis MP

I am a regular visitor to the Barnsley Central Library. In the library is a plaque that reads: ‘The moment we persuade a child, any child, to cross that threshold into a library, we’ve changed their lives forever, and for the better.’

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Charitable Christmas

As I prepared for the second leg of the ‘Care at Christmas’ campaign, I was staggered by some of the statistics that I came across.

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Jarvis Takes on Vaizey Over Libraries

Shadow Culture Minister Dan Jarvis today quizzed Ed Vaizey at the dispatch box. Jarvis challenged his counterpart on the issue of libraries by asking “Can the Minister tell the House what he believes are his full responsibilities when it comes to protecting our libraries.”

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Dan Jarvis MBE MP

Dan Jarvis became the first serving politician in more than 60 years to be awarded a military honour as he received an MBE from the Prince of Wales today.

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