Michael Dugher

You might have missed it, but this week the Sports Minister, Tracey Crouch, published a strategy for sport on behalf of the Government. That's right - up to now they hadn't got one. But unlike many of her predecessors before last May, Tracey is a sharp cookie and thought it might be a good idea to have one.
The five things you need to know on Friday December 11, 2015… 1) FLY TIPPING It’s a big day for the environment, with signs
Labour Shadow Cabinet minister Michael Dugher has condemned Ken Livingstone for his comments on the London 7/7 bombers, calling
Children’s participation in sport has dropped significantly since 2010, making a “mockery” of the Olympic legacy, according
In their final term of 18 years in government, the Tories broke up British Rail, creating the fragmented privatised network that we experience today. They shouldn't have had the chance to commit this vandalism - a Labour Party divided and hampered by the hard left through the 1980s failed to win, and left the way open for this. But we must also accept that the Labour Party of more recent years hasn't been bold enough in reversing the Tory mess.
The current Conservative Government's own difficulties with their own party must not influence the Government's approach. We cannot again let politics get in the way of good business - there are too many jobs at stake.
Labour has today questioned David Cameron over whether the Conservative Party "deceived" voters with false election promises
The five things you need to know on Friday June 26, 2015... 1) THE LONG AND WINDING ROAD “It’s been a long night,” David
The Tories were accused of "stiffing" the North today after revealing billions of pounds of rail improvement work are to
A senior Labour figure has condemned the party's "absolutely unforgivable" election failure and claimed Ed Miliband was surrounded