Ducklings were very much the star attraction during a recent visit by Elizabeth Truss MP to Emneth Nursery School and Children’s Centre. Elizabeth joined local children as they cared for the six ducklings.
South West Norfolk MP Elizabeth Truss today welcomed the chancellor’s announcements in his budget statement commenting ‘I am delighted by the further support for South West Norfolk business, particularly our great local pubs which will get a £1000 discount on their business rates.
Elizabeth Truss MP joined Lucy Frazer MP and Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Mayoral candidate, Cllr James Palmer, at Ely Railway station to highlight the importance of upgrading the Ely North Rail Junction.
Members of Parliament from the eastern region will meet in Downham Market this week (Friday 27th January) to hold a rail summit on the upgrade of the Ely rail junction. Discussions will focus on the work required to improve road layout, level crossings and track upgrade in the Ely area.
Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) has said in a meeting with South West Norfolk MP Elizabeth Truss that an independent local person is being sought for the tenancy of the Downham Market Station café. The award winning Railway Arms and café closed unexpectedly at the end of October 2016.