Sunday, April 11, 2021

Stuart Andrew MP

Independent investigation into collapse of Newlay Weir confirmed by Environment Agency

An independent investigation into the collapse of historic Newlay Weir WILL be carried out, Environment Agency chiefs have confirmed. The Grade II listed weir, which...

Talks over collapse of Newlay Weir continue – amid calls for independent investigation

Discussions on the future of historic Newlay Weir - which was partly destroyed in recent storms - are under way between the Environment Agency...

NHS test and trace facility set up at Pudsey Civic Hall

A walkthrough NHS Test and Trace facility has been put in place at Pudsey Civic Hall. The facility comes following pressure from Pudsey MP Stuart...

Pudsey MP Stuart Andrew issues statement over free school meals vote

Pudsey MP Stuart Andrew has issued a statement on social media detailing why he rejected free school meals for children over the holidays. Mr Andrew,...

Rail ‘kick-start’ welcomed by Pudsey Tory MP – but Labour say it’s been announced before

Pudsey MP Stuart Andrew has today welcomed a long-awaited £589m kick-start for improvements to rail services in the north of England. Most of the money...

Pudsey MP Stuart Andrew ‘won’t use’ £10k coronavirus office costs

Pudsey MP Stuart Andrew has said he will not be claiming the £10,000 offered to all MPs to cover additional office costs incurred as...

Pudsey Conservatives elect new chairman

Pudsey Conservative Association has appointed 27-year-old Rob Harris its new chairman. Mr Harris succeeds Jason Aldiss, who last July resigned from the party, saying...

Government Minister visits Kirkstall Forge

Kirkstall Forge has played host to a government minister - Rishi Sunak, MP for Richmond and Chief Secretary to the Treasury, writes Jo Fiddes. A...

Northern Rail: ‘No overnight cure’ warns Stuart Andrew as Rachel Reeves demands answers

Politicians in West Leeds and Pudsey have welcomed the news the Northern Rail is to be brought under public control, following years of train...

Rachel Reeves calls for Northern Rail clarity – Stuart Andrew welcomes government commitment

Leeds West MP Rachel Reeves has written to transport secretary Grant Shapps over concerns that the government is yet to clarify its plans for...

MP Stuart Andrew takes Rodley geese cull concerns to secretary of state

Pudsey MP Stuart Andrew has taken community concerns over an ongoing cull of Canada Geese in Rodley to the Secretary of State for the...

Pudsey General Election 2019 result: Conservative Stuart Andrew increases majority – UPDATED

Conservative Stuart Andrew comfortably held his marginal Pudsey Constituency seat. Labour had hoped to win in Pudsey and oust Mr Andrew. In the end...