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Julian Sturdy - Strong Voice for York Outer

Julian Sturdy

Member of Parliament for York Outer

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Julian leads parliamentary debate to call on the Government to take urgent action on Special Educational Needs (SEN) support in schools

Julian leads parliamentary debate to call on the Government to take urgent action on Special Educational Needs (SEN) support in schools

Julian has today led calls in Parliament for urgent policy changes to the system of support for children with SEN. Having secured a 90-minute debate in Westminster Hall, he opened the debate by highlighting the disparity that still exists in outcomes between school pupils with SEN and their non-SEN peers. He urged the Government to reconsider the

Last week’s Brexit votes

Last week in the House of Commons I voted in favour of the government’s...

Julian presses for York Housing Infrastructure Fund bid clarity

Yesterday, Julian asked for clarification from the Government on the progress of City of York...

York Press column – We must meet the challenge of antibiotic resistance

At the risk of disappointing some readers, I am not going to talk about...

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.