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Flooding arrangements

AN MP is demanding government set out what it has done to protect West Yorkshire since the devastating Boxing Day floods.

Full and Part time Gender Pay Gaps

The gender pay gap must be eradicated in all forms of employment not just full-time, an MP has said.

Shipley MP said government should lead by example and ensure all its departments are in order and equal pay is given to full and part time workers.

Casey Report

Documents should stop being published in multiple languages and only in English to encourage communities to integrate and learn the language of the county they live in, according to a local MP.

Automatic Early Release in Prisons

A demand by an MP to abolish the law which allows prisoners to be released half way through their sentence regardless of behaviour has been ignored.

Justice Minister Sam Gyimah said prisoners are released on licence and must abide by conditions or face being returned to prison.

Packed Trains

AN MP is demanding transport bosses do more to stop his constituents being packed on trains like cattle.

Shipley MP Philip Davies said the reduction on rolling stock on two Northern weekday services between Bradford Interchange and Leeds was unacceptable.

International Men's Day

Many issues facing men are forgotten because of political correctness and differing treatment of the sexes can damage men, an MP has warned.

HS3 station stops

An east to west Northern coast to coast rail line connecting major cities must stop at Bradford and not just Leeds, an MP has warned.

Shipley Eastern Bypass

Claims by Bradford Council and West Yorkshire transport bosses that government criteria is preventing the Shipley Eastern Bypass going ahead are not true, a government minister has said.

B&B/Sainsbury's site Update

AN MP is piling pressure on supermarket giant Sainsbury’s to update residents on the future of the old Bradford and Bingley site.

Years after the site was purchased by Sainsbury’s its future is still uncertain. Shipley MP Philip Davies said residents deserve to know what is happening.