Member of Parliament for
Brigg & Goole and the
Isle of Axholme

Andrew Percy MP

  • Jobcentre Plus Update Meeting

    30 June 2015

    Andrew caught up with staff at Jobcentre Plus in Goole last week to discuss continued efforts to support those unemployed in the town find employment and work experience.  Andrew says, ‘We have a really good working relationship with the Jobcentre and I’m keen to ...

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  • MPs Unite to bring ScottishPower to Account

    26 June 2015

    On Wednesday Andrew - the newly elected Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Scottish Power’s Cashback Mis-selling - used the platform of Prime Minister’s Questions (PMQs) to highlight the lack of action by the Government regarding a scandal that saw 625,00...

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  • Scunthorpe Telegraph Column - June 2015

    25 June 2015

    It's only 8 weeks since the general election, yet it seems like an age ago. It is almost as if the election never took place as I've re-settled back into work in Parliament. The only difference is I now have a new office on the Parliamentary estate.  The whips get to ...

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  • Onshore Wind Farm Changes

    23 June 2015

    Andrew has welcomed Government changes to onshore wind turbines that will now see local people given the final say on wind farm proposals and all taxpayer subsidies for onshore wind turbines ended. This is something Andrew has campaigned for in Parliament and makes good...

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  • Employment Figures

    22 June 2015

    Andrew has welcomed recent employment figures which show unemployment falling again, with the UK claimant count now at its lowest rate since 1975. In Brigg & Goole this month, the claimant count is 1,019, which is a reduction of 200 on the same time last year.   ...

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