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Steve Double MP backs calls for South-west powerhouse

Steve Double, Member of Parliament for St Austell and Newquay, yesterday joined with other south west MPs to call on the Government to place an emphasis on supporting the region as part of its long term economic plan.

What the Summer Budget means for St Austell and Newquay

This is a budget that delivers security for working people – with our finances under control, the national debt falling, our defences supported, productivity boosted, welfare controlled, income taxes cut, and a National Living Wage. This Budget keeps us moving from a low wage, high tax, high welfare economy to a higher wage, lower tax and lower welfare country.

Steve Double MP welcomes Budget commitment to A391 funding

In the Budget today the Government pledged funding to Cornwall Council to support the development of a business case for improvements to the A391 in mid-Cornwall.  This is part of the Government’s commitment to £7.2 billion investment in transport infrastructure in the South West over this Parliament.

Team Double reports for action

Steve Double, Member of Parliament for St Austell and Newquay has completed the recruitment of staff that will work with him in serving the people of St Austell and Newquay.

Steve Double welcomes earlier end to onshore wind subsidies

Steve Double, Member of Parliament for St Austell and Newquay has today welcomed the news that the Government is ending new public subsidies for onshore wind turbines from April 2016, a year earlier than originally planned.