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Lewes MP Stands up for East Sussex Schools at PMQs

The Member of Parliament for Lewes Maria Caulfield has championed all the rural schools in the constituency that would be disproportionately affected by the changes to the National Funding Formula (NFF), by directly asking the Prime Minister to examine its viability during Prime Ministers Questio

Theresa May to seek Snap General Election on June 8

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has announced plans to call a snap general election on 8 June.

She said Britain needed certainty, stability and strong leadership following the EU referendum.

BML2 still on Track says Lewes MP Maria Caulfield.

Maria Caulfield, the Member of Parliament for Lewes, has welcomed additional funding for the Brighton Mainline (BML2) and stated that the project is still on track notwithstanding a recent announcement by the Secretary of State for Transport that government would not fund it.

Lewes MP calls for unity following rejection of Chichester A27 Upgrade

The Member of Parliament for Lewes Maria Caulfield has warned Lewes residents that the withdrawal of the A27 funding for the Chichester upgrade signifies that a co-ordinated, cooperative approach is crucial to secure the necessary upgrades for the Lewes to Polegate stretch of the road. 

Lewes Town Branch AGM

The Annual General Meeting of the Lewes Conservatives' Branch took place last week.  

Maria Caulfield MP attended and gave the well attended meeting an update from Westminster.

We were delighted to welcome one or two new faces too.

Lewes MP champions healthcare professionals in Parliament

Maria Caulfield MP, having over 20 years’ experience as a Nurse, spoke during the Health & Social Care Estimates Review debate, demanding greater efficiency regarding monetary spending in the healthcare system.

Lewes MP joins volunteers for Beach Clean

The Member of Parliament for Lewes Maria Caulfield MP recently joined a team of local volunteers to participate in a Beach Clean at Cuckmere Haven.