Just fifteen months after the London Taxi Company’s ground breaking ceremony, Rugby MP Mark Pawsey has been to see the progress made at their new factory in Ansty. This is the first new car factory to be built in the UK for almost 15 years.
The battle to save Oakfield Recreation Ground has gone to the top of Government, I have written to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, the Rt. Hon. Sajid Javid MP, asking that he recovers the Oakfield planning appeal.
Rugby’s achievements in winning Gold at the 2016 “Britain in Bloom” Awards was praised in the Houses of Parliament last week by local MP Mark Pawsey and the Leader of the House, the Rt. Hon. David Lidington MP.
Last week I was able to secure an Adjournment Debate on the recent increases to car parking charges at Rugby Railway Station. I know that this is an important issue to many local residents who rely on our excellent transport links.