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Scarborough And Whitby MP Reacts To 'SEND' Education

The MP for Scarborough and Whitby has been reacting to 'SEND' education in North Yorkshire.

A strategic plan was given the go-ahead last week for those with special educational needs and disabilities.

Robert Goodwill said:

Scarborough And Whitby MP Calls On Residents To Tackle Litter

MP for Scarborough and Whitby Robert Goodwill is calling on people to respect the coast by tackling litter.

He says it's become a bugbear to him, particularly with the amount of litter that can be left on our beaches after busy weekends with good weather. 


The Rt Hon Robert Goodwill MP visited Scarborough’s Construction Skills village today to meet the trainees and team behind the project and discuss the successes that have been achieved so far.

To date successes have included:-

Her Royal Highness Princess Anne visits Whitby

Hundreds of people have turned out in Whitby today to catch a glimpse of a member of the royal family.  On Yorkshire Day Her Royal Highness Princess Anne, the only daughter of Queen Elizabeth, has visited the seaside town to perform the naming ceremony of WetWheels Yorkshire, a boat specially des

Whitby beach sweep

Mr and Mrs Goodwill took part of the Whitby Sweep team who once a month get together with volunteers and collect the appalling amount of rubbish that runs from the top of the cliffs and along the beach.

A letter from the Prime Minister

 Dear Colleague,

Today at Chequers the Cabinet agreed a comprehensive and detailed proposal that provides a precise, responsible and credible basis for progressing negotiations towards a new relationship with the EU after we leave next March.