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I'm working hard to deliver jobs and apprenticeship schemes in our area; helping people get the skills they need to succeed. Although both youth unemployment and general unemployment in the Keighley area is falling and is lower than
Part of my plan for Keighley and Ilkley is to make sure you keep more of your hard earned money to spend on the things that matter to you. Already, more than 37,000 of the lowest paid workers in Keighley and Ilkley have enjoyed income tax cuts, saving on average £705 a year,
The NHS is at the heart of my plan for Keighley and Ilkley. I am championing Airedale Hospital and its staff to make sure they have the right support they need to deliver the quality of healthcare that hardworking taxpayers deserve. Our award-winning hospital has already seen the benefits of a £
My plan is to make Keighley and Ilkley the best places to live, work and raise a family. Tackling violent crime and safeguarding the vulnerable in our community is a key part of it. And our hard work is paying off. Crime is down by 21% in West Yorkshire thanks to our action plan and the hard
Many residents have told me that crossing the A629 to access Steeton and Silsden railway station can be hazardous. So I’m calling for a new pedestrian bridge over the bypass to help families and commuters safely use the station.
I’m delighted that many more families and businesses in Keighley and Ilkley are benefitting from the Conservative’s investment in superfast broadband. Figures show that thanks to this investment, across West Yorkshire 40,231 premises have access to superfast broadband and by 2017 a total of
A former member of the Duke of Wellington’s Regiment, Kris served in Kenya, Northern Ireland and Germany. He has lectured in media theory, communications and digital media. Before his election to Parliament, he served on Bradford Council, becoming leader of the council in 2006. Kris has a degree in communications and cultural studies from Leeds University and is a keen walker and runner and photographer.