A19 – Repair work started

A19 Road Closure – Trees and vegetation have been cleared to provide access for repairs to the embankment which carries the road across the flood plain. .

Covid-19 Local Support Contacts

Selby and Ainsty Local Support

If you need help during this difficult time, please get in touch and I will put you in touch with any local groups who are offering support where you live.

Budget boost - Major upgrade for the A1 through our region

The stretch of the A1 from the end of the Motorway section at Darrington going towards the Doncaster by-pass is to be upgraded to modern motorway standard. The road is one of the most congested in the region and is the source of many hold ups and accidents. 

Flood compensation schemes now operational

I am pleased to confirm that Selby District Council have put in place the full range of Government funded compensation schemes and some additional local schemes to help those affected by flooding.

Details of the compensation schemes can be found here

Flooding Advice

Firstly, I would like to send my best wishes to everyone affected by the flooding of the recent week and those who are threatened by the weather to come. I have visited several communities affected and I know there is a lot of work going on to help prepare for potential flooding.

Nigel Adams honours those murdered in the Holocaust

This week Selby and Ainsty MP, Nigel Adams signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, in doing so pledging his commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work tirelessly to educate young people.

Le Tour chiefs hold talks with MP over cycle race

The chief of the Amaury Sports Organisation who own the rights to and organise the Tour de France held talks with Selby’s MP, Nigel Adams in Parliament this week to discuss plans for the ‘Tour de Yorkshire’.