Craig thanks local teachers as the summer holidays begin

Craig Whittaker MP has paid tribute to teachers across Calder Valley as the summer holidays begin. Their hard work means that more children are gaining the skills and knowledge they need to get on in life.   

Northern Networks - Pacer Trains

Following the planned removal of Northern Rail's pacer trains from service, three pacer trains will be donated to communities for usage in various local projects.

Burnley Road Utility Service Diversions

I include a copy of the latest update below from the Environment Agency with respect to the Mytholmroyd Flood Works. To enable the work to progress a full closure of Burnley Road is required.

Examination hearings to discuss Calderdale Local Plan underway

The hearings into the plan, which was sent to the Secretary of State James Brokenshire for consideration in January, will continue until Friday, July 5 and are headed by Inspector Ms Katie Child.

Timescales and venue for the second stage of the hearings will be decided at a later date.