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Newcastle United Update

A number of constituents have sent correspondence over the last few days regarding Newcastle United and the ownership of the club.

£6.7m for South East Northumberland

Ian Levy MP has welcomed £6.7m of investment from the government that will benefit Blyth Valley and south east Northumberland.  The funding will be shared between three projects that will create jobs and bring about regeneration.

THE NHS IS NOT FOR SALE

The NHS is not for sale and it is about time that the Labour party stopped scaremongering by suggesting that it is the aim of this Government.  I would not support such a proposal that puts at risk the continuation of the NHS.

Boris Announces £750,000 for Blyth

Ian Levy MP has welcomed news that the Prime Minister has confirmed £750,000 of funding for Blyth. The announcement is part of a wider economic package to accelerate infrastructure projects, fuelling jobs and the country’s economic recovery following coronavirus. 

E Updates

This is my second update to keep you informed about what I am doing in the constituency and in Parliament.  Sharing information is something that I am totally committed to and if you would like to receive a regular email please go to the home page of the website (

Three Community Champions

Ian Levy MP has announced another three Blyth Valley Community Champions who were nominated for their efforts in response to coronavirus.  Lindsay Young, Ian Herron and Paul Kerry have all been recognised for setting up initiatives that have provided regular food parcels to residents who are self

HMO not approved for Blyth

Following a decision taken on 1st June by Northumberland County Council's Planning Department regarding the former Pal Joey premises in Blyth town centre, I have been contacted by a number of residents looking for clarity about whether a House in Multiple Occupation (HMO) has been approved.   Hav

Jake Towers a Community Champion

Jake Towers from Blyth has been announced as the third Community Champion by Ian Levy MP.  In little over a month, Jake produced an incredible 4,207 protective visors from his house, that he then provided free to local hospitals, care homes and district nurses.

Holywell Community Champion

Claire Bennett from Holywell has been announced by Ian Levy MP as the second Blyth Valley Community Champion.  Claire was nominated by several people for setting up the Holywell Village Isolation Support Group.