Local News

Statement: Manchester Attack

Following last night’s terrorist attack in Manchester, all campaigning is suspended at every level.

A big thank you to North Yorkshire County Council

The question was simple and to the point, the answer was glowing praise for North Yorkshire County Council, the Local Enterprise Partnership and the contractors. The occasion was Parliamentary Oral Questions to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government on 27 February 2017. 

Hopkins joins crusade against mental illness

Keighley and Ilkley MP Kris Hopkins has pledged to help young people with mental health problems

He joined parliamentarians from all parties at an event in Parliament.   

Andrea supports young, local entrepreneur

Andrea recently visited Abigail, a motivated and ambitious 18 year old former Outwood Grange Academy student who has recently started her own beauty business. 

Abigail set up 'Adorable Beauty' in January and its Facebook page boasts all 5 star reviews.
Click here for more.

Mary Robinson MP: Visit to Millie's Trust

I was delighted to visit local charity Millie’s Trust earlier this month and hear about the brilliant work they do to make First Aid training available to everyone.

Greg Knight MP presents local apprenticeship awards

East Yorkshire MP Sir Greg Knight has presented the 2017 awards to outstanding young local apprentices at the Bridlington Spa complex.

The event was organised by Hudson Contracts Ltd and sponsored by local builders merchants B S West Building Supplies.

Rory Stewart MP praises innovative local business project

Penrith and The Border MP Rory Stewart paid a visit to Penrith business Atlantic Geomatics on Friday to take a look at an exciting and innovative new project – to map every burial ground in England, and eventually the UK.

Multi-Million Investment in Our Local Area

On Monday Andy Percy MP announced that East Yorkshire and Northern Lincolnshire are to receive tens of millions of pounds of new investment from the Conservative Government.