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RORY PRESSES CAMPAIGN FOR BETTER ACCESS AT KIRKBY STEPHEN RAILWAY STATION

Rory Stewart has convened a meeting at Kirkby Stephen Railway Station to solve the problems around accessing the northbound platform, which involves a dangerous gravel slope down to a busy road, with no parking facilities or safety measures for the disabled, the elderly, or those with children. Rory brought together representatives from Northern Rail and […]

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RORY TALKS MENTAL HEALTH AT WIGTON YOUTH STATION

Rory has paid a visit to Wigton Youth Station to talk to young people about mental health issues and find out about their exciting new mental health project, as part of Mental Health Awareness Week. The youth group was recently given £10,000 by the Big Lottery Fund to help young people tackle mental health issues. […]

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RORY THANKS FRIENDS OF WIGTON STATION AND CALLS FOR MORE VOLUNTEERS

Rory Stewart joined local volunteers on the platform of Wigton Railway Station last week to see the stations recent improvements. The Friends of Wigton Railway Station group was established in 2009, and over the years, as a result of local support and community engagement the station has been transformed, utilising local stone for features, flower […]

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RORY VOWS TO SUPPORT APPLEBY HERITAGE CENTRE

Rory visited the Appleby Heritage Centre on Friday where he met with staff to discuss the future of the centres’ apprenticeship programme. For many years Appleby Heritage Centre has been working in partnership with Carlisle College to provide apprenticeship opportunities to young people across the Eden Valley, but following the merger of Carlisle College with Newcastle College in April 2017 the centre’s future and […]

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RORY APPLAUDS ‘AMAZING’ COMMUNITY PUB 

Rory has visited The Butchers Arms in Crosby Ravensworth, to meet tenants Jon and Katie Metcalfe, who took over last year. The community-owned pub was recently nominated in the Pub category of the Countryside Alliance awards, otherwise known as “The Rural Oscars”. The awards are the most prestigious rural business awards in the UK and give a voice […]

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PRIVACY NOTICE

This privacy notice relates to the personal data processed by the Office of Rory Stewart, Member of Parliament for Penrith and The Border, in relation to casework and policy queries. Who is the Data Controller? The Data Controller is Rory Stewart, Member of Parliament for Penrith and The Border. What does the Office do? The […]

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DATA PROTECTION POLICY

This document outlines how the Office of Rory Stewart MP processes and manages personal data. It: identifies our data controller and designated data protection officer; provides our lawful basis for processing personal data; outlines the scope of personal data we hold and process; outlines the scope of the special category personal data we hold and […]