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Bring the Red Arrows to RAF Leeming, says Rishi Sunak

Rishi Sunak MP has called for RAF Leeming to be the new home for the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team – the world-famous Red Arrows.

The Richmond MP says the squadron – made up of pilots, engineers and support staff – would be an “ideal fit” for the North Yorkshire air base.

Rishi Sunak praises village initiative to tackle isolation

Richmond MP Rishi Sunak dropped in at a village coffee morning established to bring people together and help combat loneliness.

Mr Sunak visited the Welbury Coffee Morning in the village near Northallerton which was started just three months ago to help develop community spirit.

Rishi Sunak hails village hall refurbishment

A five-year quest to modernise a North Yorkshire village hall and make it fit for modern use has been completed.

Rishi Sunak joined the villagers of Kirkby Fleetham, near Northallerton, to celebrate the completion of improvement works to their hall.