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Whitby’s Member of Parliament, Robert Goodwill, has visited the Whitby and District Community Transport Office in Flowergate to hear how the drivers using their own cars or mini buses are providing such a good service for local people, and in particular ferry people to and from hospital appointme

Whitby secondary schools agree to federate.

Whitby’s two secondary schools, Eskdale School and Caedmon College have agreed to federate, following an overwhelmingly positive response from the recent consultation with staff, families and key community stakeholders. 

Robert Goodwill MP signs Holocaust Educational Trust Book of Commitment

This week local MP Robert Goodwill  signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, in doing so pledging his commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work tir

We must back the deal


On June 23rd 2016 Britain decided that we would leave the European Union and fully take back control of our own affairs for the first time in decades.  Whilst the national result was close, many Yorkshire constituencies such as my own were overwhelmingly in the leave camp.