Westminster News

York MP continues to misinform Parliament on York housing issues

CYC Executive member for housing and safer neighbourhoods Cllr Helen Douglas blasted York Central MP Rachel Maskell for what she called  “inaccurate and misleading” statements regarding homeless numbers and rough sleepers made in the House last week.

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 Outer MP signs Holocaust Educational Trust Book of Commitment

This week Mr Julian Sturdy, the Member of Parliament for York Outer, signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, in doing so pledging his commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary