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Julian Sturdy - Strong Voice for York Outer

Julian Sturdy

Member of Parliament for York Outer

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York Press column – Government must deliver on growth to maintain trust

York Press column – Government must deliver on growth to maintain trust

There is no point pretending last week’s heavy by-election losses do not send a serious message to the government. Defeated in both a traditionally very ‘safe’ rural West Country seat and urban West Yorkshire, my party is clearly struggling to retain public confidence across a diverse swathe of communities. My thoughts on how our leadership

Haxby Railway Station one step closer with successful Restoring York Railways bid

Following months of intense lobbying in Westminster supporting City of York Council’s bid for...

Julian backs precision breeding law to ensure food security and protect the environment

This week, Julian used the first House of Commons stage of the government’s Genetic...

York Press column – Action on Education

Every child deserves a first-class education to equip them with the skills to pursue...

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  • June 12, 2017

    Julian’s Post-Election Message

    I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of those people who went to the polling station last Thursday and voted for me to be the MP for York Outer. I was delighted to be re-elected with an increased share of the vote and I was encouraged to see a considerable improvement in […]
  • June 2, 2017

    Campaigning Update: Strensall, Elvington and Huntington

    Strensall Julian held a drop-in surgery in Strensall along with Cllr Paul Doughty. Residents in the village were delivered a copy of the latest In Touch.               Elvington Julian was out and about in Elvington with Cllr Suzie Mercer. It was a pleasant afternoon in the village and Julian […]
  • May 25, 2017

    Secretary of State for Transport Visits York

    Last week, Julian was delighted to welcome the Transport Secretary, Chris Grayling to York alongside Ed Young, Kevin Hollinrake and Council Leader, David Carr. Since 2010, Julian has made the case for substantial upgrades to the A1237 and further dualling to the A64. During a debate in Parliament in September, Julian described the northern ring […]
  • May 22, 2017

    Campaigning Update: Woodthorpe, Bishopthorpe, Rawcliffe, Copmanthorpe and Strensall

    Sadly, the weather wasn’t too kind to those delivering leaflets to residents in Woodthorpe with Julian. The rain certainly didn’t dampen any spirits and Julian will be back in the patch very shortly.         Julian joined Cllr John Galvin and supporters in Bishopthorpe. Everyone received a warm response in the village and […]
  • May 19, 2017

    Julian welcomes manifesto as “a serious plan for Britain’s future”

    Julian has welcomed the Conservative manifesto unveiled yesterday in Halifax. Julian said “Theresa May has produced a serious plan for Britain’s future, and I am glad to see she came to Yorkshire to do so. This manifesto shows the Conservatives are determined to deliver for people in all walks of life, and are not afraid to tackle […]
  • May 15, 2017

    Campaigning Update: Dunnington and Haxby & Wigginton

      Early in the day, Julian visited Dunnington and attended a coffee morning in support of Dunnington in Bloom. This event raised over £600 and Julian was particularly impressed with the delicious chocolate from Choc-Affair, a York-based confectionary producer.     Dunnington in Bloom return to the Yorkshire in Bloom competition this year and look forward to refreshing some […]
  • May 12, 2017

    Campaigning Update: Poppleton, Heworth Without and Rawcliffe & Clifton Without

    Poppleton: Julian spent a bright afternoon in Poppleton delivering the latest ‘In-Touch’ to residents. Julian also hosted a drop-in surgery alongside Cllr Chris Steward.               Heworth Without Out and about in Heworth Without. Julian recently facilitated a meeting with Yorkshire Water and local residents to discuss mis-connected sewers and […]
  • May 10, 2017

    Party Chairman Visits York Central Site

    Last week, Julian was delighted to join Sir Patrick McLoughlin, Chairman of the Conservative Party in York to visit the York Central Teardrop site. Alongside Ed Young and Kevin Hollinrake, the respective Conservative prospective parliamentary candidates for York Central and Thirsk and Malton, Julian took Sir Patrick along to see the very early stages of […]
  • May 5, 2017

    Julian Welcomes Ed Young – Conservative Candidate for York Central

    Julian has welcomed Ed Young’s selection as the Conservative Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for York Central in the upcoming General Election. Ed was formally selected to contest the seat by York Conservatives on Sunday and has wasted no time in hitting the campaign trail. Commenting after Ed’s selection, Julian said: “Ed is a strong local candidate […]
  • May 2, 2017

    Campaigning Update: Dunnington, Osbaldwick and Copmanthorpe

      Dunnington: With Cllr Jenny Brooks in Dunnington. Julian has pledged his support to a campaign for supporting local shops and businesses in the village.         Osbaldwick: Delivering the latest ‘In-Touch’ to villagers in Osbaldwick. Julian spoke with a number of residents who were making the most of the sunshine and was pleased […]