**For Immediate Release**                                                                      Monday 21st March 2016

Prime Minister agrees to look again at plight of unaccompanied children in Calais following questions from Liam Byrne

The Prime Minister has today agreed to look again at the plight of unaccompanied children stranded in Calais following a question from Liam Byrne MP in the House of Commons.

Birmingham MPs protest at Chancellor’s “£100 million Birmingham Bombshell”

Birmingham MPs will today use the Budget debate to protest at the Government’s £100 million ‘Birmingham Bombshell’ of unfair cuts and tax rises hitting the city.

They will argue that the government has promised a fairer funding deal for Birmingham but has refused to introduce this for yet another year, resulting in more unfair cuts.

**For Immediate Release**                                                  Thursday 10th March 2016

Byrne stands up for businesses and workers by voting down Government changes to Sunday trading laws

Last night Liam Byrne MP stood up for Hodge Hill businesses and workers by voting down the Government’s proposals to relax Sunday trading laws.

News from Liam Byrne MP – Immediate Release

Labour united on plan for 3,000 jobs at Washwood Heath

The Labour Party frontbench has given its full support to Liam Byrne’s campaign for 3,000 jobs at the old LDV Alstom site in Washwood Heath.

**For Immediate Release**                                                 Wednesday 9th March 2016


Byrne demands answers on children stranded in Calais

Liam Byrne MP has demanded answers from the Home Secretary on what the Government is doing to help those child refugees stranded in Calais on their own.

There are currently around 150 unaccompanied children in the Calais camp with direct relatives in the UK.