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Julian Sturdy - Strong Voice for York Outer

Julian Sturdy

Member of Parliament for York Outer

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Julian lobbies government to suspend Sunday Trading restrictions to aid families and key workers

Julian lobbies government to suspend Sunday Trading restrictions to aid families and key workers

Julian has joined members of Parliament’s Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Select Committee in writing to the Secretary of State for Business, Alok Sharma MP, to call for the suspension of Sunday Trading Laws for as long as emergency powers are in effect. Julian believes that the current restrictions imposed on shops make it much

Julian welcomes new ‘Nightingale’ hospital to fight coronavirus in Yorkshire

I am reassured by the official confirmation that a new ‘Nightingale’ emergency coronavirus hospital...

York Press column – Unity and self-discipline will get us through Coronavirus

A month on from my last column on overcoming Yorkshire’s flooding challenges, our community...

Julian writes to the Foreign Secretary to urge him to send repatriation flights to Australia and New Zealand

A number of constituents who are struggling to return home to the UK have...

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.