Local News

OFF TO THE POLLS

The Country will be heading to the polls on 12th December. I have only been Lewes' MP for four years and at the last election I stood on a platform that I would deliver the best Brexit possible for constituents.

BRIDGE BEAMS DELIVERY TO NEWHAVEN

STEEL bridge beams the length of six buses will be delivered to the Newhaven Port Access Road site next week under police escort.

NEW PCSOs ARRIVE ON OUR STREETS

Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne OBE, has given a huge welcome to our new named Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) who began being assigned to their designated areas this week.

CUCKMERE DREDGING UPDATE

Residents and local businesses have been worried about the refusal of the Environment Agency to dredge the mouth of the Cuckmere for months now. Each year it is dredged to avoid flooding in winter months but this year the EA refused to do it.

LOCAL SUPPORT FOR SEXUAL ABUSE VICTIMS

Sussex Police are investigating an increasing number of missing people every year. Since 2018 the number has doubled from around 4,500 to over 9,500.

MP OPENS NEW GYMNASTICS ACADEMY

Newhaven MP Maria Caulfield has opened Harbourside Gymnastics Academy in Newhaven. Harbourside Gymnastics Academy is a purpose built gymnastics centre in Newhaven running classes for all, including pre-school, recreational, competitive squad, adult, disability, parent and toddler, as well as home

SUSSEX POLICING UPDATE

An update from the Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne OBE on the Gatwick drone investigation and on more police officers arriving to serve the county.

NEWHAVEN PORT TO RECEIVE SIGNIFICANT FUNDING BOOST

Maria Caulfield MP has welcomed news that Newhaven Port has been chosen as one of only 16 across the country to receive a share of the £10 million Port Infrastructure Resilience and Connectivity Fund.

MP AT DITCHLING TRAFFIC MEETING

Ditchling MP Maria Caulfield attended a meeting in Ditchling to discuss ongoing traffic problems in the village with local residents.