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Gildersome residents meet with Eric Pickles

Eric Pickles, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, visited the area to listen to residents’ concerns about the development of an industrial site near Gildersome.

Eric Pickles hears Newton Hill planning concerns

Eric Pickles, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, visited the area to listen to residents’ concerns about the development of a site near Newton Hill. 

Culture Secretary visits the rugby club, MOAS and the heritage centre

Fantastic visit by our Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Sajid Javid today. We visited the Morley Rugby Club, MAOS (Morley Amateur Operatic Society) and met with Peter Aldred from the Heritage Centre. The minister gave great advise on funding available for the groups. 

Morley heritage has a temporary home

Some of Morley’s heritage will continue to be on display to the public after a parliamentary candidate stepped in to support.  Volunteers at the Morley Heritage Centre were left fearing the worst for a collection of items, which has taken more than 50 years to amass, after being given notice to leave their home on Queen Street.  

Business Minister listens to local business

Today we had out 10th MOBA Morley & Outwood Business Association Meeting. Representatives of local businesses, small and large, met with senior Business Minister Matthew Hancock MP of breakfast to discuss a wide range of economic issues. The meeting, hosted by document management specialists Arena Group at their office in Robin Hood, was organised by Conservative Parliamentary Candidate Andrea Jenkyns and MOBA- Morley and Outwood Business Association.