Ann Coffey

Monthly Archives: September 2014

Disgrace of the digital divide affecting children’s education

It’s the start of a new school year, and for children who live in Brinnington, moving up from primary to secondary school means travelling to one of three secondary schools out of the area – Werneth, Harrytown or Reddish Vale. Problems with transport to school have been at the heart of the poor attendance of many Brinnington children and I have worked hard, with local Councillors, to get something done about it.

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Ann delivers NSPCC petition to 10 Downing Street

Ann Coffey MP has joined with the NSPCC to present a petition to 10 Downing Street, calling for the Government to ensure all child abuse victims are able to give court evidence via a remote video link.

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