Susan Elan Jones MP Presents Ruabon Station Access Petition in Parliament

Susan Elan Jones MP has presented a petition in Parliament this week which calls for better access to platform 2 at Ruabon station. Presently, access to the platform can only be gained by crossing a footbridge with several steps on either side, making it difficult for passengers with mobility issues, or those carrying heavy luggage to cross.

The petition from residents in Ruabon ‘calls on all parties involved to speed up plans to improve access to the Ruabon railway station either by replacing the existing bridge with one that allows easy access for all users, or to add a wheelchair accessible entrance to platform 2.’

Susan Elan Jones MP said: “I am very pleased to present this important petition on behalf my constituents in Ruabon. I completely understand the strength of feeling that this issue has provoked in the village and how frustrating it must be for who use the station and find access to platform 2 problematic. Ruabon is an important station, connecting people to our wonderful World Heritage Sites and key local destinations such as Wrexham and Chester and beyond. This problem needs to be recognised and addressed at the earliest opportunity.”

 

Welcome

RTEmagicC_ribbono_cutting_01.jpg“Welcome to my website, which provides information about my work in Westminster and in my constituency.

I have had the honour of representing my home area in Parliament since May 2010. In Westminster, I have campaigned on many important issues. These include jobs; supporting local businesses; road safety and transport issues; toughening the law on child abuse; and S4C. You can follow my speeches and parliamentary questions on www.theyworkforyou.com/

If you need my help or would like to invite me to a community event, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with me in English or Welsh.”

RTEmagicC_111108a_-_Susan_Elan_Jones_2_03.jpg“Croeso i fy ngwefan, sy’n cynnwys manylion am fy ngwaith yn San Steffan ac yn yr etholaeth.

‘Rydw i wedi cael y fraint o gynrychioli ardal fy nghynefin yn San Steffan ers Mai 2010. Yn San Steffan, ‘rydw i wedi ymgyrchu ar faterion pwysig fel swyddi; cefnogi busnesau lleol; diogelwch ar ein ffyrdd a
thrafnidiaeth; cryfhau’r gyfraith ar gam-drin plant; ac S4C a’r Gymraeg. Gallwch ddarllen fy areithiau seneddol a chwestiynau ar www.theyworkforyou.com/

Os hoffech fy ngwahodd i ddigwyddiad cymunedol, peidiwch ag oedi i gysylltu â mi yn y Gymraeg neu’r Saesneg”.