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Craig calls on HS2 to consider more tunnelling during debate

Craig Tracey, North Warwickshire and Bedworth's Member of Parliament spoke in a debate on the HS2 route this week and highlighted calls from residents for appropriate tunnelling.

Mr Tracey spoke in front of Transport Ministers, stating:

Significant HS2 track move is a victory for Austrey says Craig Tracey MP

Following engagement and pressure from Craig Tracey MP and resident groups, HS2 Ltd have announced that they will move the proposed line away from Austrey. This will see a significant physical and visual impact removed as the track will no longer cut through Appleby Hill.

Unemployment falls in North Warwickshire & Bedworth

The total number of unemployed claimants in North Warwickshire and Bedworth decreased by 55 last month compared to May 2017, a figure welcomed by local MP Craig Tracey.

These latest figures show that unemployment in our community is now at 1.6%, whereas the average in the UK is 2.5%.