Speeches in Parliament

York Outer MP calls for reassurances on East Coast Mainline

Following the Secretary of State for Transport’s announcement that Virgin Trains East Coast’s contract for operating services on the East Coast Main Line would be terminated on 24 June 2018, Mr Julian Sturdy sought assurances that infrastructure challenges would be addressed going forward.

Tour de Yorkshire raised at Prime Minister's Questions

During Prime Minister’s Questions this afternoon Mr Julian Sturdy, the Member of Parliament for York Outer, took the opportunity to raise the Tour de Yorkshire in a question regarding economic benefits and investment in British regions.

York MP Leads Agriculture GCSE Debate

In a debate in Parliament today Mr Julian Sturdy, the Member of Parliament for York Outer, made the case for the introduction of a GCSE in agriculture.

York Outer MP presses Ministers on York NHS winter funding

Julian Sturdy, the Member of Parliament for York Outer, this morning pressed Ministers at the Department of Health to make sure that York receives its fair share of the additional funding announced to help the health service deal with winter pressures in the Autumn Budget.

York Outer MP Calls for Progress on Devolution

In a debate held in Parliament yesterday regarding Yorkshire devolution, Mr Julian Sturdy made clear that York risked being left behind as a result of slow progress in securing a deal for the area.