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18th January 2016
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Nigel Adams MP: Farmers storing flood water to protect homes should be compensated

Farmers that store flood water to protect homes, and lose valuable but uninsurable crops as a result, should receive compensation. That is according to Nigel Adams […]
15th January 2016
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Nigel ‘Delighted’ as Tadcaster Footbridge Plans Confirmed

Announcing plans for a temporary footbridge for Tadcaster, Nigel Adama MP today said:   “I’m delighted to confirm that a site to erect a temporary footbridge […]
11th January 2016
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Update from Nigel Adams on Temporary Tadcaster Footbridge

This morning, Nigel Adams MP hosted a Minister from the Department for Transport in Tadcaster to review the situation following the flooding and discuss how best to […]
7th January 2016
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Flood Repair Help for Tadcaster from Heineken Brewery

Heineken’s Tadcaster brewery, the traditional home of John Smith’s ale, will donate £50,000 to support the local community. In response to the difficulties faced by people […]
6th January 2016
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Flood Repair Funding for Selby & Ainsty Community Sports Facilities

Nigel Adams today welcomes the news that the Government, through Sport England, is joining the effort to support communities which have been affected by the recent […]
6th January 2016
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Nigel’s Speech in House of Commons Flooding Debate

“Please find below the text of my speech in the Commons for the flooding debate which will take place later this afternoon.  There is a high […]
6th January 2016
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Nigel Puts Questions on Flood Repair Efforts to DEFRA Minister

During a statement on flooding yesterday evening by Environment Minister Elizabeth Truss MP, Nigel raised in the House the damage to transport networks in Selby & […]
3rd January 2016
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Nigel welcomes additional £40 million flood defence cash

Nigel Adams has welcomed an additional £40 million to help with flood defences announced by the Prime Minister earlier today. The additional cash is on top of […]
31st December 2015
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Tadcaster Bridge inspection rescheduled for today

North Yorkshire County Council Highways had scheduled a diving inspection team prior to the collapse of Tadcaster Bridge but this is now due to take place […]
27th December 2015
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Nigel visits flooded homes and businesses

Having visited Tadcaster, surrounding villages and several homeowners affected by flooding today, I am struck by the community spirit that is evident as people unaffected are […]