Prime Minister endorses Birtwistle’s efforts in Burnley

Prime Minister endorses Birtwistle’s efforts in Burnley

Yesterday at Prime Minister’s question time in the House of Commons, David Cameron praised Burnley MP, Gordon Birtwistle, for his commitment to increasing apprenticeships, training and skills in the town. 

Gordon Speaks at Prime Minister's Questions

Birtwistle urges ‘Get Ready for Winter’

Birtwistle urges ‘Get Ready for Winter’

With winter here, Gordon Birtwistle, Member of Parliament for Burnley, has today called on his constituents to ensure they are taking advantage of free help and support with energy bills.

Birtwistle urges ‘Get Ready for Winter’

Birtwistle supports call for heart donors for children

Birtwistle supports call for heart donors for children

Gordon Birtwistle, Member of Parliament for Burnley, has joined heart charity Children’s Heart Federation in its call to raise awareness of the need for more heart donors for children. Opinion polls in the UK show the vast majority of population is in favour of organ donation. Across the UK there...

Birtwistle supports call for heart donors for children
£15m for Burnley Hospital

£15m for Burnley Hospital

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More Apprenticeships

More Apprenticeships

Since 2010, Gordon Birtwistle has more than doubled the number of apprenticeships in Burnley. We want to push the government to create even more places for young people in Burnley and Padiham.

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About Gordon

Gordon has been the MP for Burnley since May 2010. Born in nearby Oswaldtwistle, Gordon has lived in Burnley for 33 years. He is one of the few MPs to have served an apprenticship, being apprenticed to Howard & Bullough in Accrington after leaving school. As Burnley and Padiham's Member of Parliament, Gordon has championed apprenticeships, doubling the number available for young people in the town. He has also won huge investment across Burnley and Padiham, bringing in thousands of new jobs for people locally. Read more