Press Releases

Network Rail Engineering Work

I have received the following message from Network Rail, regarding the engineering work taking place this weekend:

GTR follow-up response

Following the recent public meeting I arranged with Govia Thameslink, I have now received the follow up letter as promised by Managing Director Tom Moran. 

MP welcomes boost for Biggleswade from Chancellor

NE Bedfordshire MP Alistair Burt has welcomed today’s announcement from Chancellor Sajid Javid of £69.6m from the Housing Infrastructure Fund to unlock new community development in Biggleswade. 

MP welcomes secure future for Bedford Hospital

North East Bedfordshire MP Alistair Burt has welcomed the announcement today of £99.5m to Luton and Dunstable NHS Trust, which will underpin the merger with Bedford Hospital NHS Trust and secure the future of both hospitals.