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York Outer MP Welcomes Ring Road Announcement

Mr Julian Sturdy, the Member of Parliament for York Outer has welcomes the Secretary of State for Transport announcement that York’s outer ring road will be one of the first schemes to receive investment from the Major Road Network fund.

Council to act on city centre security

York’s busiest city centre spaces are set for increased protection from terrorist attacks under plans unveiled by the council to combat the threat posed to UK cities by terrorists, which will be reviewed by two separate council committees over the next two weeks.

York Conservatives reject Government's planning proposals on fracking release

York’s Conservative councillors have replied to a Government consultation rejecting the case for using permitted development rights to speed up the planning process for fracking, calling the proposal “wholly inappropriate” with the potential to “irreparably damage residents’ confidence in the fai