News

Success For Bus Campaign As Funding Announced.

Kevin Foster MP has today (Wednesday 7th March 2018) welcomed news Torbay Council will provide £95,000 of capital funding to the Torbay Community Development Trust to support the running of Community Bus Services.

Round 5 of the Coastal Communities Fund (CCF)

Kevin encourages those eligible to apply for Round 5 of the Coastal Communities Fund (CCF) in England which opened earlier this week. At least £40 million is available in this funding round which covers the period 2019-20 to 2020-21.

Number 32 Bus Update 

I have been backing residents of Shiphay who have been campaigning for the restoration of their bus link to The Willows.

Latest Rail Funding News

There was further news last week on funding for vital works to improve and strengthen the coastal railway at Dawlish as Network Rail unveiled its five-year plan.

Shedden Hall Hotel 

I have been chasing the council for progress in dealing with this eyesore which stands on Shedden Hill, only a short distance from Abbey Sands.

Universal Credit Visit. 

Last week I visited Bexhill, East Sussex to see for myself how full service Universal Credit works.

ROAD SAFETY IN PRESTON

During the 2017 General Election campaign, Kevin was approached by a number of constituents when out canvassing in Torquay Road, Preston. They were concerned about road safety in the area, and particularly speeding vehicles and hazardous parking.