I am unashamedly a unionist. I believe that our United Kingdom, which has existed for over 300 years and spans politics, culture, language, currency, economics and so much more is the strongest grouping of nations anywhere in the world.
Local MP Antony Higginbotham has welcomed the announcement that Lancashire Police will receive £747,010 in extra funding as part of the Government’s £25 million Safer Streets Fund – delivering on a key Conservative manifesto commitment.
Food aid charities in the North West were awarded £541,914 in government funding to help local people struggling to get food as a result of the coronavirus crisis. As a result, over 740,000 meals have been provided for people in need.
Antony Higginbotham MP has welcomed the announcement that the Conservative Government will provide £589 million to begin vital upgrades on the Transpennine main line, benefitting passengers and businesses in Burnley who use the railway to get around.
Antony Higginbotham MP has welcomed the announcement that Burley Council will receive a further £230,000 from the Government to help pay for its response to coronavirus, as part of a £500 million package of additional support.