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Nigel Evans MP Calls for Government Action on Potholes

Nigel Evans, MP for the Ribble Valley, has called for urgent action on Lancashire’s potholes. Data provided by the ‘Fill that hole’ app suggests that are nearly 2829 unrepaired potholes in Lancashire which are driving motorists to despair.

Nigel Evans Voices Concern at Whalley Bank Closure

Nigel Evans, MP for the Ribble Valley, has voiced his concern at the closure of Barclays bank in Whalley, which is earmarked for closure. Customers of the bank will now have to travel to Clitheroe, Blackburn or Accrington to access a full range of services.

Nigel Evans Reacts to BAE Job Cuts

Nigel Evans, MP for the Ribble Valley, has shared his disappointment at the news that BAE Systems are set to axe 1,000 jobs - with two Lancashire sites set to be hit hardest. Wharton and Salmesbury are two of BAE’s largest UK assembly plants, employing 9,000 staff across the sites.