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Rishi Sunak launches Mencap calendar 'full of joy'

Rishi Sunak MP has launched a new calendar promoting positive images about people with learning disabilities.

The Richmond MP was invited by the Northallerton and Dales Mencap Society to formally launch its 2020 calendar at the society’s base in Northallerton.

Rishi Sunak welcomes Stokesley flood defences investment

Rishi Sunak MP has welcomed a £1.8m Government investment in maintaining the effectiveness of Stokesley’s flood defences.

The cash is included in a £62m boost for England’s flood defences announced by Environment Secretary Theresa Villiers.

Rishi Sunak opens rugby club's new facilities

Rishi Sunak MP has acclaimed a community sporting success story in Wensleydale.

The Richmond MP was among the guests at the official opening of new facilities at Wensleydale Rugby Club in Leyburn.

Rishi Sunak secures up to £5m flood relief funding for the Dales

Rishi Sunak has secured up to £5m in central government funding to help cover the cost of the flooding which devastated Swaledale and lower Wensleydale.

The £3m cost of replacing and repairing bridges will be covered by the Department of Transport.