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Julian Sturdy - Strong Voice for York Outer

Julian Sturdy

Member of Parliament for York Outer

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Julian seeks meeting with Shepherd Group after closure announcement for Portastor of Huntington

Julian seeks meeting with Shepherd Group after closure announcement for Portastor of Huntington

I have today contacted local business the Shepherd Group, Portastor’s parent company, to request a meeting on the planned closure of this firm, so I can receive a detailed update on what this means for Portastor employees, and see if there is anything I can do to assist them at this difficult time. Portastor currently

Julian raises York youth mental health services in Parliament

Yesterday, Julian spoke about the importance of keeping waiting times for York’s youth mental...

York Press column – Action on climate change

No one following the news recently can have missed the growing prominence of climate...

Julian meets Minister for Children and Families to highlight Special Educational Needs pressures in York

Last week, Julian met with the Minister for Children and Families, Nadhim Zahawi MP,...

Local Plan ‘Further Sites’ News

Wednesday 4th June 2014 – The Council’s Local Plan Further Sites consultation goes live. It will last for six weeks and close on Wednesday 16th July. To find out more, click here.

Saturday 24th May 2014 – Julian hosts first in a series of public meetings on the Local Plan Further Sites proposals. Click here to read more.

Tuesday 13th May 2014 – Julian hosts parliamentary debate on safeguarded land, in which he called on the Council to remove the unnecessary allocation of greenbelt land as ‘safeguarded’ for future long term development. To read Julian’s comments in advance of the debate, click here. Or to read the Minister’s response or watch the debate in full, click here.

Thursday 11th April 2014 – Julian has responded to the Local Plan Further Sites Consultation document, published last night, claiming that the Council have “not listened to the strongly expressed views of the people of York and its surrounding communities” and that the changes were largely “superficial”. To read his comments in full, click here.