Liberal Democrats Welcome Former Labour Members Into The Fold

Liberal Democrats Welcome Former Labour Members Into The Fold
February 21, 2019

Two high profile local councillors have made the switch from Labour to the Liberal Democrats. Cllr Peter Astell and Cllr Tom Astell made the switch bringing with them a wealth of experience.

Their move has certainly been welcomed by Cllr Denis Healy. He also confirmed the pair would be contesting the Minster Woodmansey seats in the upcoming local elections. 

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New Financial Year Measures Give Vital Support To Businesses Says MP

New Financial Year Measures Give Vital Support To Businesses Says MP
April 10, 2018

Beverley and Holderness MP, Graham Stuart, says hard-working families and businesses across the area will benefit from a range of measures put in place by the Government for the new financial year.

Graham said a series of tax cuts, wage rises, pension increases and duty freezes – first announced in November’s Budget – will ease pressure on tight household budgets and encourage investment in the local economy.

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MP Campaigns For Improved Health Services In Beverley & Holderness

MP Campaigns For Improved Health Services In Beverley & Holderness
January 23, 2018

MP Graham Stuart has welcomed news that NHS England has provided funds to the Clinical Commissioning Group to improve access to GP services by making more appointments available outside of normal opening hours.

Mr. Stuart says he  often receives complaints from constituents that GP care is not currently available during the evenings and over the weekends.

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Graham Stuart Makes Despatch Box Debut Following Recent Promotion

Graham Stuart Makes Despatch Box Debut Following Recent Promotion
January 11, 2018

Beverley and Holderness MP, Graham Stuart, has made his debut at the Despatch Box following his appointment as Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at the Department for International Trade.

 Mr Stuart will play a key role in directing UK trade policy across the world in his new role as a Minister at one of the newest government departments in Westminster.

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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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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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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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