I will do everything I can to help support Filey to get the prestigious Blue Flag back. The Blue Flag scheme acts as a guarantee to tourists that a beach or marina they are visiting is clean and maintained to the highest standards.
It’s time something was done to improve access for disabled people at Thirsk Station. It currently has no disabled access to the station itself or between platforms making it impossible for disabled people to get about unaided.
I am confident that the review into the future of rail services, following the delays and cancellations on the East Coast and across the North after the introduction of the May timetable will lead to much needed improvements.
In a Westminster Hall debate on TransPennine rail travel and delays I appealed for more joined up thinking and a far more collaborative approach between Network Rail and the operators to resolve some of the long delays and cancellations experienced on the TransPennine Express from Manchester to S