Graham Stuart MP Looks For Post-Brexit Update On Ports

Graham Stuart MP Looks For Post-Brexit Update On Ports
January 18, 2021

MP Graham Stuart has sought an update on the situation at the Humber’s docks following the end of the UK’s transition period with the EU at the end of 2020.

The UK and the EU finalised a long-awaited ‘Trade & Cooperation Agreement’ on Christmas Eve last year – just a week before both parties had been set to begin trading without an agreement.

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CADEY Committee Meets For Update On Campaign To Boost Lifesaving Defibrillators

CADEY Committee Meets For Update On Campaign To Boost Lifesaving Defibrillators
November 27, 2020

The CADEY committee, chaired by Beverley and Holderness MP Graham Stuart, has met virtually for an update on its campaign to increase the number of lifesaving defibrillators across the constituency.

Formed in 2018, CADEY – standing for Community Access Defibrillators East Yorkshire – identified 63 communities without a publicly accessible defibrillator when it was formed. This has since been reduced by more than half by offering match-funding schemes with parish councils, as well as by asking businesses to use community funds to help purchase them.

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Conservative Association Misrepresented Says Chairman

Conservative Association Misrepresented Says Chairman
November 26, 2020

Beverley & Holderness Conservative Association chairman Simon Reevell says it is a pity that they have been misrepresented with regard to a grant issued to them.

His comments come following backlash after it emerged the Association received a small business coronavirus cash grant of £10,000.

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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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Hull Trains Provide Coronavirus Update To MP Graham Stuart

Hull Trains Provide Coronavirus Update To MP Graham Stuart
May 21, 2020

Beverley and Holderness MP Graham Stuart has held an urgent meeting with the Managing Director of Hull Trains, Louise Cheeseman, to get an update on the train operator’s situation as a result of the coronavirus crisis.

Hull Trains have suspended their operations since 30th March following the Government’s guidance that services should be for essential travel only, leading to an increase in the number of people working from home.

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Posties Efforts Praised During Testing Times Caused By Pandemic

Posties Efforts In Testing Times Praised During Testing Times
May 5, 2020

MP Graham Stuart says that ‘posties’ are doing a great job in what are difficult circumstances. Mr Stuarts also praised their efforts for helping families stay in touch during the lockdown period.

Post Office bosses say that they have seen a big increase in the number of parcels being sent as a result of the travel restrictions.

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Deaths In UK Soar As MP Welcomes Drive-Thru Testing Centre Opening

Deaths In UK Soar As MP Welcomes Opening Drive-Thru Testing Centre
April 28, 2020

Latest figures show the UK is on course to record the highest number of deaths within Europe as a result of COVID-19.

More alarming is that the UK has now reported more deaths for the past four days than France. This is despite the fact the UK only includes deaths in hospitals. While the French who include care homes in their daily death figures.

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