£20 million investment for roads and footpaths in York

More than £20 million will be spent on roads, paths and cycleways as well as a new initiative funded by the government to make use of pioneering pothole detecting cameras to help identify and repair problems more quickly.

Priti Patel praises York's voluntary sector and community groups

Priti Patel has today visited York-based development charity, International Service, and praised the city’s army of activists and volunteers.
Speaking alongside Ed Young, York Central’s Conservative Parliamentary Candidate, Priti said:

Conservatives Select Hull Road by-election Candidate

York Conservative Association has selected Matt Freckelton as its candidate for the coming Hull Road Local Council by election. Matt is a 28 year old local businessman who specialises in technology and internet companies.

Conservative-led council invests £2million in streetlights

A £2million cash injection from the Conservative-led administration will fund a programme of renewal and replacement for York’s aging streetlights, replacing old lights with modern LED technology which will save money, help reduce carbon output and improve night time visibility.