Member of Parliament for Wansbeck, Ian Lavery has supported Labour’s commitment to the Armed Forces with new pledges being revealed ahead of annual Armed Force’s Day.
Mr Lavery joined with Shadow Secretary of Defence, Nia Griffith to commit to supporting the new pledges to the Forces, Personnel and their families.
Mr Lavery said; “This week, various celebrations will take place as we move toward 2019 Armed Forces Day on Saturday 29th June.
I’m pleased to have met with Nia Griffith, Labour’s Shadow Secretary of Defence, to discuss the important commitments to the Armed Forces in our Manifesto.”
Labour’s full list of Armed Force’s day pledges can be seen below.
✅ Fair pay for the Armed Forces
✅ Decent housing for personnel & families
✅ A voice for servicemen & women
✅ An end to failing privatisation
✅ Support for Forces children
To find out more about Labour’s plans to support the Armed Forces and Rebuild Britain for the Many, not the Few, make sure to view the party’s Manifesto by clicking on the link below;