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Julian Sturdy - Strong Voice for York Outer

Julian Sturdy

Member of Parliament for York Outer

Welcome to my website

Having lived on the edge of our great city with my family all my life, it has been an absolute honour and privilege to represent the wonderful constituency of York Outer since 2010. It has been extremely important to me over the last five years to be accessible to all as a local MP, and I pride myself on that record. I remain as determined as ever to continue with and improve this commitment where I can.

I hope that you find my website helpful and informative, and please remember that I am here to serve you, regardless of your political persuasion. Therefore if I can be of any further assistance please do not hesitate to contact me directly.

With kind regards
Julian Sturdy

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  • Heathrow Announcement is Good News for York

    Heathrow Announcement is Good News for York

    July 2, 2015

    Yesterday’s recommendation that Heathrow is the ‘clear and unanimous choice’ for airport expansion should be welcomed says Julian. York residents are currently only able to fly intermittently to Heathrow via Leeds-Bradford. However, as the......

  • Julian attends the reopening of the Grey Horse Pub in Elvington

    Julian attends the reopening of the Grey Horse Pub in Elvington

    July 1, 2015

    Julian recently visited the newly refurbished Grey Horse Pub in Elvington, where he met licensees Andy and Amanda Booth and Punch Taverns Manager Jim Owthwaite. The pub has now reopened after closing for renovations since the beginning of June. Andy and Amanda launched the Grey Horse by hosted preview dinners, inviting guests to sample the pub’s […]

  • Julian meets the York Rescue Boat team and pledges his support to help prevent future accidents in York’s rivers

    Julian meets the York Rescue Boat team and pledges his support to help prevent future accidents in York’s rivers

    June 30, 2015

    As part of Drowning Prevention Week, Julian met with the crew of the York Rescue Boat on Saturday to support their crucial work of saving lives across the city. Meeting Dave Benson and the York Rescue Boat crew, Julian said, “I cannot praise the work of the volunteers enough for helping to keep people safe […]

  • Cancer Drugs Fund Petition at Number 10

    Cancer Drugs Fund Petition at Number 10

    June 30, 2015

    Last week Julian met with a group of constituents and several other MPs to deliver a petition to Downing Street demanding that English patients have access to the same key drug as allowed for patients in Scotland. The petition had been arranged by GIST Support UK, a charity specifically focused on combating GIST (Gastrointestinal Stromal […]

  • Julian argues that York’s nurseries must not lose out in the Government’s free childcare plans

    Julian argues that York’s nurseries must not lose out in the Government’s free childcare plans

    June 25, 2015

    Yesterday, Julian held a parliamentary debate on the Government’s proposals to double the amount of free child care, and the impact it could have on York’s nurseries. The Government will be doubling the free provision of childcare for three and four-year-olds in England. The current allowance of 15 hours a week will be doubled to […]

  • Julian calls for more funding into research and development for British food production

    Julian calls for more funding into research and development for British food production

    June 19, 2015

    Julian raised the increasingly important issue of food security with the Farming Minister, George Eustice in the House of Commons. During the Environmental, Food and Rural Affairs debate, Julian asked “Population growth predictions estimate that we will need to produce 60% more food by 2050, but British crop yields have plateaued over recent years and […]

  • Julian supports the early scrapping of wind farm subsidies and major changes to planning laws

    Julian supports the early scrapping of wind farm subsidies and major changes to planning laws

    June 18, 2015

    Julian has today welcomed two key policy announcements that will radically reduce the chances of wind turbines being constructed around York. The Energy Secretary, Amber Rudd, today announced that taxpayer funded subsidies for new onshore wind farms will be scrapped from April 2016, a year earlier than planned. Furthermore, Greg Clarke, the Communities Secretary, also […]

About Julian

As someone who has lived and worked in the local area all his life Julian believes that local communities should be at the heart of society and is passionate about keeping them there.

He was raised locally and has farmed in the area all of his working life. He lives on the outskirts of York with his wife Victoria and two children George and Florence.

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