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Diana visits growing Hull North technology firm

Sep 15, 2014 - Tags:

Diana Johnson MP was delighted to see the work of Feonic, an innovative firm based in Hull North.

The company, which originated at Hull University, has pioneered a range of invisible speaker products and is bringing manufacturing back to the UK from China by securing an order to supply its product to a partner in Japan. 

The company develops innovative and award-winning energy efficient products based upon its patented core technology, developed in Hull, that turn surfaces into speakers.

Labour backing for saving Yorkshire mining jobs

Apr 11, 2014 - Tags:

Hull North MP Diana Johnson joined Labour Party members to petition in support of saving coal mining jobs in Yorkshire.


The Labour petition comes in response to the threat to Kellingley in Yorkshire and Thoresby in Nottinghamshire.There were 56 Yorkshire coal mines in 1984 – only two remain now.


1,300 local jobs are at risk at Kellingley, the news coming weeks after Hull received the boost from Siemens of an initial 1,000 new local jobs in green energy.

Hull MP backs local bingo

Jan 17, 2014 - Tags:

Hull North MP Diana Johnson today backs local bingo with a visit to call numbers at Mecca Bingo in Hull North’s Clough Road.


The event, which officially launched the Bingo Association’s ‘Boost Bingo’ campaign, sees free games of bingo played in nearly 400 clubs around Britain.


The Boost Bingo campaign, calls on the Coalition Government to bring tax on bingo in line with other popular leisure pursuits. Most other gambling activities are taxed at 15%, but the bingo industry has been subjected to bingo duty at 20%. 

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