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Julian Sturdy

Member of Parliament for York Outer

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York Press column –  York’s path to normality and mental health investment

York Press column – York’s path to normality and mental health investment

While the toll of coronavirus remains very great, with the successful completion of the first phase of the vaccination programme, and the Monday 22nd unveiling of the government’s roadmap out of lockdown, we now seem to be at the turn of the tide. A new study from Imperial College London shows infections have fallen by

Lockdown Exit Roadmap

March 8: All schools to reopen. All school sport back, alongside breakfast and aftershool...

Lockdown exit roadmap – Julian calls for faster relaxation if vaccination progress accelerates and earlier opening for safe indoor hospitality

I welcome the clarity the overall exit plan brings for York households and businesses,...

Statement ahead of Prime Minister’s COVID-19 Update

With the fantastic news that all adults should receive their first dose of a...

BBC Radio York – Julian discusses Cancer Treatment in York amid Coronavirus

October 8, 2020

Julian joined Steve Bailey on Afternoons on BBC Radio York to discuss cancer referrals during the COVID-19 pandemic and how late diagnosis impacts treatment outcomes.

This follows my question in the House of Commons on Tuesday where I questioned the Health Secretary Matt Hancock on assisting York Hospital NHS Trust to make sure the local fall in cancer referrals at the height of the pandemic does not produce a backlog

Julian was also joined by Julie Russell, General Manager of York Against Cancer, who is also concerned as her organisation has seen a drop in patients seeking their services. York Against Cancer have recently put out the following piece outlining why patients should still go to their GP if they have any health worries: https://www.yorkagainstcancer.org.uk/news/seek-help-if-you-need-it

Listen to the full interview from roughly the 2:10:00 mark, here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/p08s5zyzh