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MP in site meeting on Hull Paragon Station investment

 
Diana Johnson MP met representatives of TransPennine Express, local British Transport Police and Station Management at Hull Paragon Station.
 
The meeting was called to discuss investment in station facilities such a waiting areas, toilets, new shops and security in the station.

Ask not what the country can do for the North

Feb 09, 2018 - Tags:
Diana Johnson MP has had the article below published in the Yorkshire Post today (9 February) on the Northern Powerhouse.
 

Hull MP attacks unfair Tory transport funding

Hull North MP Diana Johnson today (25 January) confronted the Government with figures showing London getting five times as much transport investment per head as Yorkshire and the Humber over the next four years.
 

No sign that the North will get fair transport funding for decades

Hull North MP Diana Johnson has responded to the launch of the new advisory body Transport for the North.

Hull North MP Diana Johnson said: “Unfortunately, Transport for the North is still only an advisory body, without the powers to drive the real change required that Transport for London has. This means that Ministers and civil servants in Whitehall can still slow down or block any plans it develops.

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