RORY STEWART MP CONGRATULATES ATKINSON BUILDERS FOR RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS CHAMPION NOMINATION

Rory Stewart has met with Steve Atkinson, Founder of Atkinson Builders, at the APCRG National Responsible Business Champion awards, which was held at Parliament today. The APCRG National Responsible Business Champion 2017 was presented with the award by Sarah Newton MP, the Minis...

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RORY STEWART MP WELCOMES HISTORIC BORDERLANDS DEAL IN CHANCELLOR’S 2017 BUDGET

Penrith and The Border MP Rory Stewart has responded to the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s Budget Statement, delivered this afternoon, and has in particular applauded the Chancellor’s commitment to progressing a devolved growth deal for the Borderlands region, includin...

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RORY STEWART MP LAUNCHES ‘MOVING’ NEW BOOK ABOUT PENRITH IN WORLD WAR I

Penrith and The Border MP Rory Stewart attended a reception at The George Hotel last week, to launch a new book about Penrith during the First World War. The collection of stories, entitled ‘Heroism, Hardship… and Victory’ were drawn together by the Penrith Reme...

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RORY STEWART MP PRAISES GOVERNMENT BOOST FOR PENRITH MOUNTAIN RESCUE

Penrith and The Border MP Rory Stewart has praised the work of a group of dedicated volunteers, who have been awarded £5,958 to boost their vital life-saving work. The money for the Penrith Mountain Rescue Team has been made available from the Government’s inshore and inland r...

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RORY STEWART MP PUSHES FOR CLARITY ON FUTURE FLOOD DEFENCE PLANS FOR RICKERBY AND LOW CROSBY

On Friday 27th October, Rory Stewart MP convened a meeting between local residents and area, county and local Environment Agency managers to discuss the Agency’s plans for future flood defences in Rickerby and Low Crosby. Both communities were badly affected by the winter 2015-...

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