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RAF Linton-on-Ouse to close by 2020 - a sad day

I am saddened at today’s announcement of the closure of RAF Linton-on-Ouse. The RAF has confirmed that it would vacate Linton-on-Ouse by 2020 with pilot training being transferred to RAF Valley on Anglesey.

Giving businesses access to justice

Today, as Co-Chair of the All-Party Group of Fair Business Banking, I launched my report ‘Fair Business Banking for All’ in which I call for a new Financial Services Tribunal to be established for a simple, low-cost resolution of financial disputes to ensure justice for businesses when they are i

Highways England takes action to make the A64 at Crambeck safer

I’m pleased to be able to report that Highways England is developing substantial proposals for the realignment of the existing footways and kerbs, new pedestrian refuges and improved bus stop and turning facilities on the A64 at Welburn and Crambeck.

Sport is a great way to tackle loneliness

I was delighted to be invited to play Boccia and New Age Curling with members from a network of ‘Primetime’ groups at Husthwaite village hall today.