Media

The triggering of Article 50

I am interviewed by the BBC's Richard Moss on the significance of the triggering of Article 50 to start the countdown for Britain to leave the EU.

Also interviewed is my parliamentary colleague Helen Goodman, the Labour MP for Bishop Auckland.

BBC Look North: fighting for Derek Keilloh

BBC Look North report on the case of Derek Keilloh, the Northallerton GP struck off for allegedly lying over the death of an Iraqi prisoner, and the new developments in the light of the lawyer who prosecuted him, Phil Shiner, being discredited

Research: The Free Ports Opportunity

My report published by the Centre for Policy Studies on the role Free Ports could play in helping to regenerate Northern England post Brexit.

The Telegraph: Why we should use UCAS to promote apprenticeships

Tucked quietly on the northern banks of the river Neckar in southern Germany, the University of Heidelberg cuts a familiar figure to the Anglo-Saxon eye. With its medieval spires and august alumni its students would feel quite at home in the quadrangles of Oxford or Cambridge.