Westminster Hall debate on TransPennine Rail

On Tuesday 11th September 2018, I attended a debate in Westminster Hall called by my friend and colleague, Kevin Hollinrake MP on the difficult summer passengers on the Trans Pennine rail route to Scarborough experienced following the botched introduction of the new timetable.

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