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Local MP Sarah Newton welcomes inclusion of the South West Rail Resilience Programme and Western Rail Access to Heathrow in Government’s £48 billion rail improvement programme

Sarah Newton has welcomed the announcement from the Transport Secretary that track from Parsons Tunnel to Teignmouth and the Central Tunnels Section at Dawlish, as well as Western Rail Access to Heathrow, are to be included in the largest rail modernisation programme since the Victorian times. 

Sarah Newton leads crucial debate in parliament on tackling climate change

Sarah Newton MP today opened a crucial debate in Parliament on the Government’s ambitious net zero emissions target. The Truro and Falmouth MP called the debate in order to ask the Government to publish
a roadmap to net zero and to bring forward new policies to achieve the target.