Local News

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.

MP BACKS CANCER EVENT IN SEAFORD

Maria Caulfield, MP for Seaford, was delighted to help open the summer garden party at Threeways Nursing Home at Seaford.

Ms Caulfield was able to join in by talking to residents and staff of the Nursing Home amongst other visitors, and there was plenty of cake and tea to be enjoyed.

MP JOINS FRIDAY PRAYERS

Maria Caulfield, MP for Lewes, was delighted to attend Friday prayers at the Seahaven Islamic Community mosque.

NEWHAVEN'S NEW INITIATIVE TO TACKLE CRIME

An update from our Police and Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne OBE on her visit  to Newhaven to meet the new multi-agency team there who are working together to tackle crime, including anti-social behaviour (ASB) and drug supply.

MP COMMENDS COMMUNITY FETE

Maria Caulfield MP has commended organisers of the Bishopstone Church Summer Fete last Saturday as a wonderful community event.

EAST SUSSEX ROAD IMPROVEMENT NEWS

MAJOR road improvements could be on the way to two primary routes through East Sussex after they were identified as priorities by a regional transport body.

MP WELCOMES VETERANS' AFFAIRS OFFICE

The newly created Office for Veterans’ Affairs inside the Cabinet Office will be staffed by officials from the Cabinet Office and Ministry of Defence (and others as necessary).