Saturday, September 26, 2020

Stuart Andrew MP

Half hourly service for Kirkstall Forge station

Northern Rail has announced that services from Kirkstall Forge station will now run half hourly - which will come as very welcome news to...

Kirklees Knoll: Farsley residents celebrate as housing plans are refused

Campaigners fighting plans for more than 400 homes on land between Farsley and Rodley are celebrating after the secretary of state REFUSED planning permission....

LS28 postcode for Tyersal? Royal Mail’s decision revealed

The Royal Mail has refused permission for householders in Tyersal to switch their postcode to LS28 - despite an online petition with nearly 500...

Poll: Should Tyersal have an LS28 postcode?

It's come under Leeds City Council's wing for years (and is part of Pudsey electoral ward) but has never had a Leeds postcode. Now, residents...

Pudsey MP Stuart Andrew defends ‘sentient animals’ position following vote

Pudsey MP Stuart Andrew has voted against an amendment which would have recognised that animals are sentient beings and can feel pain. The Conservative MP...

Protest walk reignites fight to save Tong Valley – Fulneck green belt

The campaign to stop thousands of houses being built between Tong village and Fulneck was backed by more than 70 people at a community...

Pudsey Post Office: MP says branch will remain in current building

A commercial partner has been found for Pudsey Post Office, MP Stuart Andrew has said. Back in January parent company Post Office Ltd announced controversial...

Pudsey MP to meet police over town centre anti-social behaviour

Pudsey MP Stuart Andrew is to meet with police following a spate of problems with anti-social behaviour in Pudsey. A number of recent incidents have...

Pudsey General Election 2017 result: Conservative Stuart Andrew holds seat

Conservative candidate Stuart Andrew has narrowly held his marginal Pudsey seat, despite a strong Labour challenge. Mr Andrew gained 25,550 votes (47.4%), beating off the...

MP calls for airport to city centre link – but where in West Leeds would route go?

Pudsey MP Stuart Andrew has called in Parliament for a rail link to Leeds Bradford Airport. Speaking during Transport Questions, the Tory MP said the...

Pudsey MP Stuart Andrew welcomes HS2 decision

Pudsey MP Stuart Andrew has welcomed welcomed confirmation that the preferred route High Speed Rail Two (HS2) will go through Leeds. The Government's announcement also...

Leeds housing: Labour calls on government to change planning system

Leeds City Council has passed a key motion calling on the government to change the planning system amid a heated political row over the...