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New Transport Secretary to intervene in A64 dual carriageway bid

Transport Secretary, Grant Shapps MP and Roads Minister, Baroness Vere have promised to speak urgently with Highways England about the proposed dualling of the A64 following a meeting with Scarborough and Whitby MP, Robert Goodwill and his parliamentary neighbour, Kevin Hollinrake MP.

Robert Goodwill MP attended the Ayton Gala

Robert and Maureen attended the Ayton Gala on Saturday.  Robert Goodwill said: "It was great to meet so many people and hear their views"

Pictured,  Robert with Councillor David Jeffels.  

New strawberry varieties launched

Rt Hon Robert Goodwill MP, Minister of State for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, has today launched two new strawberry varieties from the East Malling Strawberry Breeding Programme (EMSBC) based at NIAB EMR.

Congratulations to our new Prime Minister

Boris Johnson has been elected as the leader of the Conservative Party and will become Prime Minister on Wednesday 24th July when Theresa May stands down.  It was a clear result with a very high turnout of 87% of members of the Party voting with Boris securing two thirds of the votes.  Commenting