What has Peter Gibson been up to today?
Peter Gibson is MP for Darlington and a member of the Conservative party.
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⬆️NICs tax cut
⬆️1st Cost of Living payment
⬆️HMRC tax credit payment
⬆️£150 disability payment
⬆️£400 for all households
⬆️2nd Cost of Living payment
⬆️Winter fuel payment
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We’re investing in the @DolphinCentreUK 💦
Due to ageing and obsolete mechanical and electrical equipment upgrade plans include:
🔌 New Standby Generators
💡 Sports Hall Lighting
⏲ Central Hall Ventilation
🔥Space Heating Updates
🏊♂️ Pool Repairs
Met with @HeathrowAirport this week to discuss regional connectivity. Clear that more action needed from them for routes to/from @TeesAirport
The RMT's unwarranted strikes haven't caused the mass overcrowding on buses or heavy congestion on our roads some feared.
But the Union is damaging the lives of everyday hardworking people that they claim to represent.
They should call off Saturday's strike now.
Powerful stuff 👏
Our year 11s sat their final GCSE exams today. 🥳
How lovely - a letter from one of them. ❤️
Very proud of UK LGBTQ+ businesses we have with us here in Texas #PrideMonth
Their companies demonstrate why UK innovation helps to strengthen the bonds of friendship and shared economic prosperity with the US🇬🇧🇺🇸
Welcome to London JNS Kashima! @JAPANinUK Thank you for a wonderful informative visit aboard.
Campaigners have called for #WindrushDay in ‘23 to be a “major national moment” that broadens public conversation about British society.
Signatories to @thetimes letter include @SteveBakerHW @Gibbo4Darlo @SiobhanAarons @albieamankona @PBottomleyMP
🇮🇱is one of our closest partners. Enjoyed meeting Deputy Foreign Minister @idanroll today to discuss:
🤝Our strategic partnership
📈Trade & investment
🕊A two state solution
⬆️Middle East peace & security
@FCDONeilWigan @ukinisrael @FCDOGovUK
🛬 Great to be in Riyadh to launch negotiations for a new trade deal with @GCC and meet my Gulf trade counterparts
🇬🇧 🇧🇭 🇰🇼 🇴🇲 🇶🇦 🇸🇦 🇦🇪
I look forward to deepening our important trade & investment relationship that will help grow the economy across the UK 🇬🇧 📈
Great to see Darlington Community Carnival's back in Town on Saturday 25 June 2022 with a parade leaving the Market Square leading to Stanhope Park, with lots of on offer there https://www.enjoydarlington.co.uk/whats-on/details?id=111963a. Going by previous Carnivals there'll be plenty to raise a smile
NEWS: We have just launched negotiations for a trade deal with the Gulf Cooperation Council 🇬🇧 🤝 🇧🇭🇰🇼🇴🇲🇶🇦🇸🇦🇦🇪
The @GCC has a combined economy of £1.2tn and a deal could add at least £1.6bn per year to the UK economy 👏
Read more: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-launches-ambitious-trade-deal-with-gulf-nations
I'm in the Lone Star State of Texas where the UK already exports $4.5bn of goods each year🇬🇧🇺🇸
UK businesses in Texas support almost 120,000 jobs.
Looking forward to meeting businesses here to see this rise even further.
📢 NEWS: Today we launch negotiations for a new free trade deal with the Gulf Cooperation Council @GCC
This ambitious, modern deal can:
📈 Add at least £1.6bn a year to the UK economy
💻 Promote digital trade
✂️ Cut costs for UK businesses
More 👇 https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-launches-ambitious-trade-deal-with-gulf-nations
As I touch down in Texas for our LGBT+ trade mission, I am moved that today is the US federal holiday for #Juneteenth, commemorating June 19, 1865, when Union troops arrived in Galveston, Texas to announce that the war had ended and all enslaved people were free. 🇺🇸
🇬🇧🇶🇦 Pleased to to push forward talks in Doha.
🤝💷 Our trade with Qatar was worth £4.8 billion last year.
👀📈 I look forward to our future cooperation bringing new investment, creating more good jobs right across the country.
Casework Update 📊📈📞📮📧
Total casework resolved last week: 82
Total cases under investigation: 219
Overall Cases to Date: 21,788
Policy Questions Answered: 13,534
Today we host the UK-Ukraine Infrastructure Summit to help #Ukraine rebuild post conflict 🇬🇧🇺🇦
Swipe below to find out what the Summit is all about 👇
Read the full story: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-pledges-support-to-help-ukraine-rebuild-post-conflict
Over the last five years Rail Unions have donated more than £187,000 to the office of @AndyMcDonaldMP.
ASELF: £177k (employing a researcher)
Source: http://www.theyworkforyou.com/regmem/?p=25169 https://twitter.com/AndyMcDonaldMP/status/1537101108077899779
I’m unable to be in parliament today for the debate on rail strikes.
Were I able to take part, then I would certainly be voting against this disgraceful government motion.
Solidarity with @RMTunion members in their struggle ✊
Protecting national security is our top priority.
As a condition for financial support through the new Nuclear Act, the Government reserves the right take a 'special share' in all future nuclear projects.
We're set to approve 8 reactors this decade - we must have peace of mind.
We are changing the rules to avoid certain prisoners being released on a Friday.
By making sure prison leavers have the support they need to stay on the straight and narrow, we are reducing their chances of reoffending – and protecting the public.
#OnThisDay in 1982 Argentine forces surrendered in Stanley, bringing an end to the Falklands War.
Watch the Act of Remembrance live from National Memorial Arboretum from 2.50pm today (14 June)
➡️ http://bit.ly/3kC0Pir #Falklands40
📢 Britain's offshore wind sector now supports over 31,000 jobs - up 16% since last year!
Plus, industry is set to invest £155bn by 2030
To boost domestic production, we're backing 5 new offshore wind factories and investing £160m in two new ports 🇬🇧
In the first 5 months of 2022 UK tech businesses raised £12.5 billion - half a billion a week. This is 3x Germany, 2x France & we even beat China. The UK globally is 2nd only to the US. Today’s Digital Strategy will show how we plan to go even further https://www.standard.co.uk/news/uk/nadine-dorries-russ-shaw-france-china-tech-london-advocates-b1005636.html
📢 Just spoke on challenges facing the @WTO and global trade at opening of #MC12.
👉 Vital we work together to:
🇺🇦 keep rules-based order in face of threat from Russia
🌾 provide food security
💚 make global trade greener
🇬🇧💪 Great to be here at the World Trade Organisation – the @WTO – to kick off #MC12 for Britain.
1️⃣📈 It is the first time we are taking part as an independent trading nation.
I will also be liaising with the organisers to do whatever I can to get refunds for those who suffered major delays or who were unable to attend as a result of the delays.
I can only apologise again. (3/3)
…with some giving up completely and going home.
I will be speaking to the organisers and the police who stopped and diverted traffic following an accident on the A66 and we’ll be conducting a full review and debrief as a matter of urgency.
Firstly, let me say I am so sorry to those people who experienced delays and were caught in the traffic on your visit to the airshow. As a result of the incredible demand and interest in our airport and the airshow, I know for many it meant hours of delays (1/3)
I'm in Uzbekistan where we export almost £150 million of goods and services each year🚢
We already export vast amounts of machinery, metals and power generators to the country, with the potential for so much more 🇬🇧🇺🇿
#VIDEO Modus, a North East subsea services company, welcomed @annietrev and @Gibbo4Darlo, to officially open the state-of-the-art control centre at its headquarters, the culmination of a £24m investment programme.
Looking forward to welcoming MPs to our first face-to-face event in Portcullis House with @PennyMordaunt and @tradegovuk to present why trade remedies are a powerful defence for UK business interests.
One of the questions I get asked most as Education Secretary is “What does ‘TL’ stand for?” 🤔💭
It stands for T Levels, and as Education Secretary, I will make them as famous as A levels.
🎥 | Behind the Badge (ft. @KayBurley and @NickFerrariLBC)
🇬🇧🇺🇸 Delighted to sign our trade and economic agreement with @GovHolcomb in Indiana – our first US state-level agreement!
✅ Marks a milestone in our trade relations
🚜 Will help us bulldoze trade barriers
♻️ Commits us to collaborate on clean tech
Our US state-level programme is paying off as we sign our first trade and economic agreement with a US state today. Congratulations Indiana! In the coming weeks more agreements will be signed, bring together people, ideas and investment. Thanks to all who helped. #DITStateSide
Handbags of all kinds will be on sale to raise money for local charities and Ukraine organised by @DarlRotary and #InnerWheel. The Bag a Bargain event takes place May 28 at the home in Darlington of friend of Rotary, Barbara Johnson. DM for tickets. #peopleofaction @RotaryGBI
Nancy Wall, leader of @DarlRotary's amazing @QEInteractClub recieves her national award as @RotaryGBI Community Champion from Chair of RGB&I David Ellis @RIBIChair21_22 at the recent @VolunteerExpoUK for amazing work with students #soproud #peopleofaction #PeopleHelpingPeople
🇬🇧🇲🇽 ICYMI: We’ve launched talks on a trade deal with Mexico – looking to boost a relationship worth over £4bn.
🌎 It’ll further our accession to the £9trn CPTPP trade area and…
📦🚛 Boost trade
👨💻👩🔬 Create jobs
💷📈 Drive growth
#GlobalTrade #GlobalBritain #FunWithFlags
🤝 Councillor Andy Keir has been appointed deputy leader of the council. Andy has served as a ward councillor for the Whinfield area since 2019.
See http://www.darlington.gov.uk/news for the full story.
Great news for @Official_Darlo look forward to working with them to see this happen.
Great to be at @DarlingtonHipp with @Gibbo4Darlo to mark the anniversary of this wonderful theatre’s reopening!
This year they have hosted 139 shows and sold £2.6 million worth of tickets.
The Hippodrome is now flourishing thanks to £1.7 million from the Culture Recovery Fund.
Great to see @Keir_Starmer and @JennyChapman making sure #Darlington hits the headlines in the nationals. https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/18601555/sir-keir-starmer-mask-free-indoors-lockdown/
Everyone in Britain deserves to grow up and grow old, being who they are - without the threat of Conversion Therapy. @BanCTorg
Fantastic celebration of the talent and dedication to be found in Darlington's young people at the @HummersknottAcd Year 11 Awards night, presented by @Gibbo4Darlo.
Full story and roll of honour on @TheNorthernEcho:
This week is Dementia Action Week, which helps to raise awareness.
This year’s campaign will run from 16-22 May and focuses on the theme of diagnosis. @alzheimerssoc
🇬🇧🇺🇦 Ukraine visas update: Over 100,000 visas have now been granted via our support schemes to help Ukrainians in need of sanctuary in the UK, following Russia's illegal invasion of their homeland.
For more information and guidance: http://Gov.uk/guidance/support-for-family-members-of-british-nationals-in-ukraine-and-ukrainian-nationals-in-ukraine-and-the-uk