Local News

Skelton Industrial Estate Roads

One of the key issues raised by many residents I meet in Skelton In Cleveland is the state of the roads on Skelton Industrial Estate. I've seen it for myself on numerous occasions and have had regular updates from Councillor Cliff Foggo who has been working really hard to sort it out.

Sirius Minerals Part Two: Simon Clarke's visit to Lockwood Beck

Earlier this week Simon Clarke showed my visit to the colossal new Woodsmith Mine. A really important part of the project is being delivered at #LockwoodBeck in East Cleveland – you’ll have seen it if you’re driving by on the A171.

Delivering better trains to Saltburn

Simon Clarke MP is on the train to Westminster after a really good meeting with Ben Houchen - Tees Valley Mayor and Transpennine Express about extending their Manchester Airport service so it starts and finishes in Saltburn.

Ben Houchen Tees Valley Mayor

Gorgeous sunny afternoon out in Guisborough with Simon Clarke MPand the team, updating local residents on the Guisborough Hospital redevelopment programme.

Galley Hill Development

It’s really important new homes have the infrastructure they need to succeed, and benefit new and current residents alike.

Skelton Small Businesses Expanding

On Friday Councillor Cliff Foggo and Simon Clarke MP welcomed Treasury Minister Rob Jenrick to Skelton-in-Cleveland to visit two great businesses on the industrial estate, Wcib Marketing and Homeware Essentials. We're pictured at the latter with owner Mike Brown.

Sirius Minerals

The Woodsmith Mine: a transformative investment for our region

Great opportunities for the incredible next generation

There are lots of fantastic young people in our area and this week Simon Clarke MP spent time hearing about the fundraising that dozens of them have been organising as part of their NCS - National Citizen Service activity for The Grenfell Club in Redcar.

Supporting Easington Scarecrow Festival

Simon Clarke MP  attended The scarecrow festival in Easington village outside Loftus is a lovely celebration that brings the whole community together. This year there was a science fiction theme. Simon had a great time meeting various extra-terrestrial beings - and lots of friends old and new!