Lots of people might wonder what I meant by a ‘food desert’ here in Blackpool when I invited the food minister Victoria Prentis up to Blackpool to explore food poverty. Surely there is more to food in Blackpool than just the Gregg’s Pasty I jokingly referred to as the only lunch option.
Blackpool North and Cleveleys MP Paul Maynard has welcomed the announcement that Lancashire Constabulary 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.
Blackpool’s Conservative MPs have today called on the Government to save Blackpool's tourism sector and step up support for the town’s entertainment and hospitality industry in the face of the Coronavirus pandemic.
Blackpool North and Cleveleys MP Paul Maynard has welcomed the announcement that the town’s hospital trust will benefit from a £67,827,000 debt write-off as part of the government’s announcement to scrap £13.4 billion of NHS debt across England.