New procedures, which rail companies Northern and TransPennine Express have agreed with the government, are now in place for passengers who have been affected or severely delayed by the introduction of new rail timetables to claim compensation.
Around one million public sector workers are set to benefit from the biggest pay rise in almost 10 years, the government announced today (24 July 2018). The 1% cap ended last year in recognition that dedicated public sector workers deserve a pay rise.
Rural crime is a significant issue for some communities in Calder Valley. The “Rural Crime Reporting Line”, is a new service for farmers and the public to give information anonymously about rural crime.
There’s been a large increase in the amount of graffiti in and around Hebden Bridge over the last few weeks. I’ve asked Calderdale Council to tackle this and to hold some action days in the Upper Valley to clean up our town centres.
Hebden Bridge Disability Access Forum (HBDAF) has published a map of accessible routes around Hebden Bridge Centre, showing wheelchair friendly pavements, accessible toilets, bus stops and parking spaces.
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