Debbie Abrahams MP

Debbie Abrahams is the Member of Parliament for Oldham East and Saddleworth and Shadow Minister for Disabled People.

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A ticking time bomb

Debbie Abrahams MP

Earlier this year, during one of my regular door knocks, I called at a house and the door was opened by an elderly woman in her late 70s. She was dishevelled, distressed and clearly confused. She had an empty bubble wrap pack of medication in her hands and she said to me “I don’t know…