RORY STEWART WELCOMES GLENRIDDING DECISION

Following his direct intervention earlier this year, Rory Stewart has welcomed the decision to award the contract for health care services in Glenridding to The Lakes Medical Practice. The long term future of Glenridding Health Centre came under threat earlier this year, followin...

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RORY STEWART MP – FORTHCOMING DROP-IN SURGERIES

  ***CANCELLED DUE TO FAMILY BEREAVEMENT*** Please note that local MP for Penrith and the Border Rory Stewart will​ ​be holding open surgeries at the following locations on ​Tuesday 1​8​th ​August 2015: ​1400-1500 – Alston Local Links (Market Hall)​ 1...

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£500k FLOODING SUPPORT FOR RURAL COMMUNITIES

Six rural areas are to receive a share of a half-a-million pound fund making it easier for them to apply for flood protection, Floods Minister Rory Stewart announced today. The ‘Pathfinder Projects’ pilot schemes will look at cutting red tape and costs for small communities a...

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YOUNG PEOPLE GIVEN A VOICE IN FUTURE OF NATIONAL PARK

Young people are to take their place at the heart of decision-making for Northumberland National Park with the creation of the country’s first National Park Youth Cabinet, Environment Minister Rory Stewart announced today. The new cabinet will give local people aged 16-25 an ac...

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RORY CELEBRATES DUAL TURBINE FIGHT SUCCESS BUT WARNS FIGHT CONTINUES

Rory Stewart, MP for Penrith and The Border, today celebrated the planning decisions made by Eden Distric Council to reject the planning applications for wind farms at Raisgill Farm and Barrock Fell, describing the decisions as “victories for common sense”. Rory was a...

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