Supporting North Yorkshire farmers

I was proud today to wear my wheat-pin badge today in support of British farming at Back British Farming Day in Westminster.

Calling for urgent action on our rail services

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

Banging the drum for the North

At today’s APPG for Yorkshire and Northern Lincolnshire, of which I am Co-Chair, Treasury Minister, Robert Jenrick, was clear that more work is needed to tackle a generational over-reliance on London and the South East.

Excellent Community Care for North Yorkshire in Norton

I was delighted to have been invited to meet people using Acorn Community Care in Norton, the staff who look after them and business owners, Chris and Ruth Holliday. They do a fantastic job supporting people with serious learning difficulties.