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Alec takes HS2 re-route campaign to No10

Alec was joined by Woodlesford residents to deliver the community’s HS2 route consultation response to Downing Street. Alec has been working closely with local residents to campaign against route proposals that would see a new High Speed Rail line through Woodlesford and Swillington. Alec said: “With all political parties supporting HS2 I have to be… Read more »

Better patient access to medical technology

Whilst dropping in to visit his constituent, Mrs Rose – who recently had heart surgery – Alec toured the cardiology unit at the LGI and pledged his commitment to improving patient access to medical technology. A campaign has been organised by the Medical Technology Group, a coalition of patient groups, research charities and medical device… Read more »

Improving Dementia Care Services

Improving Dementia Care Services Alec secured an Adjournment debate in the House of Commons on Tuesday 7th January calling for the improvement of Dementia care services in the UK. Praising David Cameron’s recent decision to host the G8 summit on Dementia, Alec suggested that there is much to do before we can be confident that… Read more »

Joining Scholes residents to fight housing scheme

Scholes residents who strongly oppose plans by Leeds developer GMI to build hundreds of new homes in the village have welcomed support from Elmet MP Alec Shelbrooke and members of Leeds City Council. Facing widespread objections to their plans the company and its partners Barrett David Wilson Homes have already cut the number of new… Read more »