Theo Clarke MP for Stafford, spoke in a Westminster Hall Debate about tackling congestion on Staffordshire roads and the A5. Ms Clarke campaigned with the Rt Hon Sir Gavin Williamson MP, against the West Midlands Interchange and she formally presented a petition opposing the West Midlands Rail Freight Interchange in the House of Commons. Ms Clarke is determined to keep working both locally and in Parliament to protect the Green Belt and the environment in Staffordshire.
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In this debate Theo Clarke MP for Stafford said:
“I thank my hon. Friend for highlighting the importance of the A5 to residents and businesses in Staffordshire and across the midlands. Having campaigned with my neighbour, my right hon. Friend the Member for South Staffordshire (Sir Gavin Williamson), and with the Government against the building of the West Midlands Interchange, which is at the A5 roundabout near Gailey in Staffordshire, does my hon. Friend agree that it is important that we protect our environment and our green belt, as well as tackle congestion on the A5 and other Staffordshire roads?”