Deputy mayor takes on rail campaign role

Councillor Peter  Hemmerman
Councillor Peter Hemmerman

The Deputy Mayor of Market Weighton is the new leader of a long-running campaign to re-open the Beverley to York railway.

Councillor Peter Hemmerman was elected to the position of Chairman of the Minsters’ Rail Campaign at its Annual General Meeting, where long-standing Chairman and campaign founder George McManus stood down.

Full story in this Thursday’s (27 March) new-style Pocklington Post.