Pateley Bridge to Harrogate bus saved.

The 24 bus service from Pateley Bridge to Harrogate has been given temporary funding from North Yorkshire County Council in order to support the service. In a statement to local media, the Executive Member for Highways and Transport at North Yorkshire County Council, Councillor Keane Duncan, said “The 24 is a key route that manyContinue reading “Pateley Bridge to Harrogate bus saved.”

APPG Infrastructure Blog: Autumn Statement

As Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Infrastructure, Andrew Jones MP, writes regular blogs for the Institution of Civil Engineers. There is always a sense of anticipation across Westminster before one of the great set pieces. This was no exception. The House was heaving. This Autumn Statement was going to set the tone andContinue reading “APPG Infrastructure Blog: Autumn Statement”

MP sets out stance on IPSA festive ruling

The Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA) have set out guidance for festive celebrations which can be claimed on MPs expenses.  The independent body has published guidance which states that MPs can use their discretion to claim for festive decorations for their office.  Further guidance sets out that food and drink for festive office events wouldContinue reading MP sets out stance on IPSA festive ruling