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Stuart Calls on Prime Minister for Fair Share of Broadband Funding

Stuart Andrew, MP for Pudsey, Horsforth and Aireborough, today called on the Prime Minister to ensure the digital and creative industry continues to flourish in Leeds with a fair share of the £1billion of funding announced in the Autumn Statement for better broadband. 

Stuart Praises 'Huge Boost to the City' in HS2 Decision

Stuart and Cllr Andrew Carter, the leader of Leeds City Council Conservative Group, have welcomed the Transport Secretary’s decision to announce the preferred route for HS2 from the West Midlands to Leeds.

This is a major step towards:

Stuart Welcomes Record Levels of Employment

Stuart has welcomed the news that employment across the UK continues to run at a record high, the unemployment rate has fallen to an 11-year low, and that according to today’s figures there are 172,000 more people back in work in Yorkshire and the Humber since 2010. 

Stuart Makes Speech Backing Greenbelt & Questions Minister

Speaking in yesterday’s debate on the Neighbourhood Planning Bill, Stuart invited the Housing and Planning Minister to witness the ‘terrible effect’ that Leeds City Council’s house building plans would have on Pudsey, Horsforth and Aireborough.

In the debate, he said: