What Do You Know About Yorkshire Devolution?

What Do You Know About Yorkshire Devolution?
November 24, 2017

The Yorkshire Party are inviting local people to attend a meeting where they plan to outline the benefits an independant Yorkshire would gain.

Taking place in Market Weighton, The East Yorkshire Group of the Yorkshire Party hope residents of the county will come along to join their discussion.

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Beverley’s Labour Movement Give Warm Welcome For New Leader

Beverley's Labour Movement Give Warm Welcome For New Leader
November 20, 2017

News that former Pocklington School pupil Richard Leonard has been elected as the new leader of the Scottish Labour Party has been warmly welcomed by local campaigners.

After learning he had won the ballot to become the new leader north of the boarder, Mr. Leonard said he was aiming to be the next Labour First Minister in Scotland.

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Graham Stuart MP Steps Up Campaign To Improve Local NHS Dentistry

Graham Stuart MP Steps Up Campaign To Improve Local NHS Dentistry
October 26, 2017

Graham Stuart MP has responded to the calls of residents, who have expressed concern with waiting list times and the availability of NHS dentists in practices across the constituency.

In July, Graham wrote to Moira Dumma at NHS England to ask what was being done to improve the situation for local patients, many of whom have struggled to be accepted onto NHS waiting lists.

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MP Praises United Effort Over Defibrillators Following ‘Productive’ Conference

MP Praises United Effort Over Defibrillators Following 'Productive' Conference
October 17, 2017

Beverley and Holderness MP, Graham Stuart, says the community is fully behind his efforts to improve access to life-saving defibrillators after he hosted a summit for local fundraisers and the emergency services.

The MP, who for many years has championed greater awareness and availability of Community Public Access Defibrillators (CPADs) across East Yorkshire, said the conference had helped build a strategy for improving provision and education across the region.

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Conference To Be Hosted Over Life-saving Defibrillator Machines By MP

Conference To Be Hosted Over Life-saving Defibrillator Machines By MP
October 11, 2017

Graham Stuart, Member of Parliament for Beverley and Holderness, is stepping up his campaign to raise awareness and improve the availability of Public Access Defibrillators (PADs).

The local MP is bringing together the emergency services, local fundraisers and council representatives at a conference on Friday 13 October that will drive a new strategy for community defibrillators.

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Yorkshire Party Welcome Parliaments Plans To Discuss Devolution

Yorkshire Party Welcome Parliaments Plans To Discuss Devolution
October 9, 2017

This week the house of Commons will discuss Yorkshire’s devolution though Ministers have already made it clear there would be ‘no deal’ for the whole of Yorkshire.

Taking place on Tuesday the debate has been made by the MP John Grogan. News of the that the topic will be discussed in Parliament has been welcomed by the Yorkshire Party.

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Trust Collapse Sparks Calls For Council To Take Over Impacted School

Trust Collapse Sparks Calls Council To Take Over Impacted School
September 11, 2017

The collapse of the Wakefield City Academies Trust which has left Goole High School in turmoil has led to campaigners calling for the return of failed schools to local authority control.

When Goole High School became an Academy in 2011 it was rated as Excellent. After 6 years under the control of the Academy Trust it’s now mired in failure.

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Cllr Healy Welcomes News That GP Surgery Is To Be Expanded

Cllr Healy Welcomes News That GP Surgery Is To Be Expanded
September 5, 2017

Cllr Denis Healy has welcomed news that plans to allow a surgery in Molescroft to expand and keep up with demand being put on local medical resources.

Cllr Healy who represents people in St Mary’s Ward says people in his patch are concerned with the level of development and lack on infrastructure to support the growth in population.

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Cllr Healy Looks To Consult With Residents Over Parking Issues

Cllr Healy Looks To Consult With Residents Over Parking Issues
August 11, 2017

Councillor Denis Healy has launched a consultation with people living on the site of the former Westwood Hospital.

The consultation has come about after some local residents contacted him calling for a Controlled Parking Zone to stop members of the public from parking outside their houses and restricting access for residents.

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Tension Mounts In East Riding As Decision Is Awaited On Future Of Urgent Care

Tension Mounts In East Riding As Decision Is Awaited On Future Of Urgent Care
August 2, 2017

Following the announcement by the East Riding of Yorkshire CCG in March 2016 that it had plans to close the MIU units in Hornsea and Withernsea, Graham Stuart MP, Member of Parliament for Beverley & Holderness launched a hard-hitting campaign to stop the CCG from closing MIU units in Hornsea and Withernsea, supported by the Hornsea League of Friends, the Withernsea and District Health Forum, and the Holderness Health Alliance.

The survey conducted by the CCG as part of its consultation found very limited public support for the package of proposals, despite a number of very leading questions. In Holderness 90% of people did not agree with the question asking whether they would be prepared to travel further to visit an Urgent Care Centre.

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