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Julian Sturdy - Strong Voice for York Outer

Julian Sturdy

Member of Parliament for York Outer

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Hosepipe Ban for Yorkshire

Hosepipe Ban for Yorkshire

Yorkshire Water has announced that it will introduce a hosepipe ban from 26th August. Yorkshire Water’s director of water, Neil Dewis, said: “Parts of Yorkshire have seen the lowest rainfall since our records began more than 130 years ago. The hot, dry, weather means that Yorkshire’s rivers are running low and our reservoirs are around

York Press column – New North Yorkshire Mayor and new Yorkshire Prime Minister?

This is a historic month for our great county, as Yorkshire Day on 1st...

Julian welcomes 190 additional police officers for North Yorkshire Police

Julian has welcomed new figures that show 190 police officers have been recruited in...

York and North Yorkshire devolution deal signed

On Yorkshire Day, a new historic devolution deal for York and North Yorkshire was...

Bilsdale Transmitter Mast Update

September 22, 2021

Following the Bilsdale transmitter mast fire on August 10, Julian has received regular updates from Arqiva on their attempts to repair the mast and restore service to those who have been affected in York and North Yorkshire.

In their latest update, Arqiva has said:

  • a helicopter has begun lifting materials on to the Bilsdale site as part of urgent work to build an 80m-high temporary mast;
  • work to erect the temporary mast is dependent on the weather, but it is currently expected to be completed on Tuesday, 5th October;
  • in order to properly check that the new, temporary mast is covering the area in the desired way it is necessary to turn off other temporary sites for a period the day before, Monday 4th October.