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    Visiting Barnsley Hospital to discuss the 'Tiny Hearts' appeal

    I recently visited Barnsley Hospital to discuss the ‘Tiny Hearts’ appeal. This appeal was launched in September 2014 and is aiming to raise £1m to support the development of a new Special Care Baby Unit at the hospital. This would support premature babies at the most difficult stage of their lives. I was pleased to see the work the hospital is doing on this issue, and I’m proud to support this important appeal.
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    My Choice for Labour's South Yorkshire Mayoral Candidate

    Selection for Labour’s South Yorkshire Mayoral Candidate is now underway. My neighbour Dan Jarvis has the passion and vision to take advantage of this crucial opportunity, and help improve the lives of people here in Barnsley and across South Yorkshire. I’ll be backing Dan to drive home the benefits of devolution that our community desperately needs, whilst pushing for the wider Yorkshire deal backed overwhelmingly in Barnsley in the recent community poll. You can read more about Dan's plans here.
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