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Pilot bus service from Haverhill to West Suffolk Hospital

New community bus service linking Haverhill with West Suffolk Hospital

 

A new bookable community bus service linking Haverhill with West Suffolk Hospital will be launched next month, Suffolk County Council has announced today.

A1307 consultation

There are far too many accidents on the A1307, the road that runs from Haverhill to Cambridge. It is an incredibly dangerous road and improvements need to be made to it.

The Matt Hancock MP app is here

Starting today, 1 February,  there is an exciting new development in the world of digital communications – the Matt Hancock app.  I am the first MP to have my own app and it is a big step forward in the way MPs are able to communicate with their constituents. 

Christmas card judging

Matt Hancock asked Jo Churchill MP, James Waters and John Griffiths to help him choose the winning design for his annual Christmas card. Hundreds of entries came from primary schools across his West Suffolk constituency.

LOCAL MPS LEAD FIGHT FOR REGION’S ROADS

Matt and Lucy Frazer MP (South East Cambridgeshire) met with the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Roads, Local Transport and Devolution, Jesse Norman MP, to push for the inclusion of Junction 37 of the A14/A142 and Junction 38 of the A14/A11 in the Government’s up-coming Road Investment

Meeting with Roads Minister, Jesse Norman MP

Matt Hancock and South East Cambridgeshire MP Lucy Frazer have secured a meeting with Roads Minster Jesse Norman MP. The A14/A142 junction, the A1307 and the Fiveways roundabout will be on the agenda.

Commenting, Matt said:

Engagement event at HMP Highpoint

I attended the 25th Employer Engagement Event at HMP Highpoint. It’s great to see the Governor and his staff doing a great job and I strongly support Highpoint’s Amends scheme which helps stop prisoners from reoffending.

Parliamentary Pub Chef Awards

Great pub food, the kind served by Alex Bourne at the Cock Inn at Thurlow, is fantastic when you find it. That’s why I’m pleased to be taking nominations from West Suffolk for the Parliamentary Pub Chef Awards.