A1079 improvements ‘still on the cards’, says MP

Sir Greg Knight MP.
Sir Greg Knight MP.

East Yorkshire MP, Sir Greg Knight, has dismissed ‘rumours’ that the A1079 will not receive any further funding for improvements in the foreseeable future, including building dual carriageways near Pocklington.

There were concerns that the A1079, which is the main arterial road between Hull and York, would not receive any more money because no announcement was made by the Chancellor George Osborne in his Autumn Statement.

A1079

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Full story in next week’s (24 December) Pocklington Post.