Local News

101 CALL-WAITING CUT BY MORE THAN HALF

An update from our hard-working Police and Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne OBE who this week addressed the Police Superintendents’ Association National Conference.

LEWES ELECTRIC CAR SHOW

Maria Caulfield MP has shown her support for electric cars by attending the Lewes Electric Car Show.

NEWHAVEN TO BENEFIT FROM NEW TOWNS FUND

Newhaven has been chosen as one of only 100 places invited to develop proposals for a new generation of multi-million-pound Town Deals thanks in part to the work of Maria Caulfield MP.

SUPPORTING OUR FARMING COMMUNITIES

A report from the Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner following her meeting with local members of the National Farmers Union and the High Sheriff of West Sussex for a discussion about rural policing.

MP BACKS PUPILS' SKIRT OPTION

Maria Caulfield MP has backed girls from Lewes Priory School and their parents after the pupils were kept out of school by police for wearing skirts.

LOCAL SCHOOL FUNDING BOOST

Maria Caulfield MP has welcomed addition schools funding as the Prime Minister announces he will invest over £14 billion in primary and secondary education between now and 2022/23.

SOUTH EAST BOOST IN SPENDING ROUND

Every region in the UK has a role to play in boosting the national economy. By helping all places to reach their potential, we can drive growth at the national level.

EXTRA POLICE FUNDING WELCOMED

Lewes MP Maria Caulfield has welcomed the announcement of an extra £880,000 by the Prime Minister for Sussex Police.

POTHOLE-PROOFING OUR ROADS

ROADS across East Sussex will receive a summer makeover to extend their life and help stop potholes forming. Over two weeks, surface dressing will be carried out on 29 miles of county roads – the equivalent of the distance from Lewes to Hastings.