MP Visits East Riding Theatre In Wake Of Government Funding Boost

MP Visits East Riding Theatre In Wake Of Government Funding Boost
November 25, 2020

MP for Beverley and Holderness, Graham Stuart, has paid a visit to East Riding Theatre to meet its general manager Sue Kirkman following its £72,522 Government grant.

Theatres up and down the country have largely been forced to close their doors since March, which has meant East Riding Theatre has instead focused on maintaining an active online programme of events, with the help of locally-based freelancers.

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MP Meets St John Ambulance For Coronavirus Response Update

MP Meets St John Ambulance For Coronavirus Response Update
November 19, 2020

Graham Stuart, MP for Beverley and Holderness, has met with the Chair of the Humber County Priory Group for St John Ambulance to discuss how the charity has worked to support the NHS throughout the Covid-19 pandemic.

The meeting also comes after news that St John Ambulance is to close its Morton Lane base in Beverley, following a coronavirus-catalysed review of the charity’s estate.

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Active Travel Fund Cash Welcomed By Councillors And MP

Active Travel Fund Cash Welcomed By Councillors And MP
November 18, 2020

Funding awarded to East Riding Council to promote walking and cycling has been welcomed by local councillors and MP.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council will receive £467,400 from the Government’s Active Travel Fund. Both Cllr Denis Healy and MP Graham Stuart have welcomed the news.

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MP Meets With East Riding Council For Update On Mass Testing

MP Meets With East Riding Council For Update On Mass Testing
November 14, 2020

Graham Stuart, MP for Beverley and Holderness, has met with Cllr Richard Burton, the leader of East Riding Council, and its Chief Executive, Caroline Lacey, to hear updates on the council’s response to the coronavirus pandemic and to get the chance to feed local concerns back into Government Ministers.

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MP Makes An Appeal To Holiday Parks To Stay Open For Those With Nowhere Else To Go

MP Makes An Appeal To Holiday Parks To Stay Open For Those With Nowhere Else To Go
November 10, 2020

Graham Stuart, MP for Beverley and Holderness, has appealed to holiday parks in his constituency to stay open for those who are unable to return home to their primary residence for the month of November.

Following the announcement of a second lockdown across England, holiday parks have once again been asked to close to holidaymakers in order to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the face of rising cases across the country.

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Graham Stuart MP Writes To Local Schools For ‘Restart A Heart’ Day

Graham Stuart MP Writes To Local Schools For ‘Restart A Heart’ Day
October 24, 2020

Graham Stuart, MP for Beverley and Holderness, has written to secondary schools in his constituency for Restart a Heart Day, which this year took place virtually.

The local MP, who is the founder of the CADEY campaign to ensure full coverage of publicly accessible defibrillators across Beverley and Holderness, is encouraging schools to apply for a free CPR kit from the British Heart Foundation (BHF) to improve awareness of the importance of knowing CPR in the event of a sudden cardiac arrest.

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MP Chairs Committee To Improve Life Chances For People Suffering Cardiac Arrest

MP Chairs Committee To Improve Life Chances For People Suffering Cardiac Arrest
October 8, 2020

Graham Stuart, the MP for Beverley and Holderness, recently chaired the latest meeting of the CADEY Committee, which seeks to improve the life chances of people suffering cardiac arrests in East Yorkshire.

The CADEY campaign, which stands for Community Access Defibrillators for East Yorkshire, was founded by the MP in 2018 in response to the dismal survival rates for cardiac arrests which occur outside a hospital and the lack of publicly accessible defibrillators in the area.

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MP Offers Support To New Bridal Business In Beverley

MP Offers Support To New Bridal Business In Beverley
October 6, 2020

Graham Stuart, the local MP for Beverley and Holderness, visited a bridal shop that recently opened in his constituency.

He visited to congratulate the owners, Andy and Laura Hall, on their new venture after falling on bad times and being made redundant due to coronavirus.

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