From: PLP Resource Centre
Sent: 18 June 2009
Subject: Publication of expenses - practical support from the PLP/Labour Party
FAO all Labour MPs
Dear Colleague,The Fees Office has now published all MPs’ ACA, office and communications allowance claims for the last four years – 2004/5, 2005/6, 2006/7 and 2007/8.
Support available to Labour MPs:If you have any questions at all please do take the time to seek advice. ‘Well-being’ support and advice available from colleagues:
Anne Snelgrove MP will act as a first port of call for colleagues on these matters. Anne will have a team of colleagues working with her on this.
Support available from the Labour Party:Media - Colleagues should know that their Regional Communications Officers, based in Regional Office, are well placed to offer guidance on media handling of expenses coverage. Regional Directors are also able to offer support. All contact details are available from the PLP Office. Furthermore media support is available through the Labour Party Press Office.
Legal:The Labour Party is able to put colleagues in contact with a legal adviser, should you require one. Please contact the PLP Office for more information.
Further support available:Whips' Office - Advice and support is available from the Whips Office. The PLP Chair Tony Lloyd is also available and all numbers are available from the PLP Office.
HT to Alex at Labourlost