York Conservatives Welcome the Opportunities Devolution Offers York

Recent weeks have seen Simon Clarke, Minister of State for Regional Growth, continue to make  progress with devolution around the county and is vital York is not left behind. Devolution is the process by which powers and money are devolved (or 'passed down') from government to local regions.

A pay rise for public sector workers

We’ve announced that almost 900,000 public sector workers, including doctors, teachers and police officers, will see above-inflation pay rises.