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Julian Sturdy - Strong Voice for York Outer

Julian Sturdy

Member of Parliament for York Outer

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York Press column – Government must deliver on growth to maintain trust

York Press column – Government must deliver on growth to maintain trust

There is no point pretending last week’s heavy by-election losses do not send a serious message to the government. Defeated in both a traditionally very ‘safe’ rural West Country seat and urban West Yorkshire, my party is clearly struggling to retain public confidence across a diverse swathe of communities. My thoughts on how our leadership

Haxby Railway Station one step closer with successful Restoring York Railways bid

Following months of intense lobbying in Westminster supporting City of York Council’s bid for...

Julian backs precision breeding law to ensure food security and protect the environment

This week, Julian used the first House of Commons stage of the government’s Genetic...

York Press column – Action on Education

Every child deserves a first-class education to equip them with the skills to pursue...

Lockdown Exit Roadmap

February 23, 2021

March 8:

  • All schools to reopen.
  • All school sport back, alongside breakfast and aftershool clubs to help parents return to work.
  • Meet one other person outside for a cup of coffee or picnic, not just for exercise

March 29:

  • Six people or two households can meet outside.
  • Outdoor sport allowed again.

April 12:

  • Non-essential retail to reopen
  • Hairdressers and barbers to reopen
  • Pubs, restaurants and cafes to open for outdoor service with no curfew or substantial meal rule
  • Gyms & swimming to reopen
  • Funerals allowed with up to 30 people
  • Weddings allowed for up to 15 guests
  • Zoos and Theme Parks to reopen

May 17:

  • Hotels to reopen
  • Pubs, restaurants and cafes to reopen for indoor service
  • Up to 10,000 fans at sporting events
  • Groups of six or two households can meet indoors
  • Weddings and wakes allowed up to 30 people

June 21:

  • All restrictions to end
  • Nightclubs to reopen
  • No limits on weddings or funerals