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From Keighley News, 5th November 2017
Written by Alastair Shand

KEIGHLEY MP John Grogan is backing a campaign raising awareness of the disease which killed his father. He signed a 'Purple Alert' pledge at a Pancreatic Cancer UK drop-in event in Westminster. Mr Grogan's father – who taught at St Anne's School, Keighley, during the 1950s – died from the disease 14 years ago. 

From Keighley News, 5th November 2017
Written by Alastair Shand

SUPPORT is growing for the reopening of a rail link which would give Keighley passengers a direct route into Lancashire. A top-level meeting has been staged in the Commons to debate the proposed Skipton to Colne line. Keighley MP John Grogan co-chaired the event. 

From Keighley News, December 18th, 2017

Written by Alistair Shand 

KEIGHLEY MP John Grogan is taking a gamble – and he hopes it will be an odds-on winner for charity. He is backing Bradford City, Leeds United and Burnley all to win their Boxing Day football fixtures. And he has got an each-way bet on Thistlecrack in the big holiday steeplechase race, the King George VI at Kempton Park. 

From Keighley News, 2nd November 2017
Written by Alistair Shand

MPs are calling for more to be done to provide NHS dental care in the district. Last year, a damning report by Keighley-based Healthwatch Bradford and District revealed that some people had resorted to ‘DIY dentistry’ or ended up in A&E because they could not access a dentist. Speaking in a Commons debate on children's oral health, Keighley Labour MP John Grogan highlighted that in many areas of the country – including his constituency – there was “no advertising at all of dentists who are available to take on new children as patients”.