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HERE WE MOW AGAIN

Seaford’s MP Maria Caulfield is calling on Seaford Town Council to look again at taking on the verge cutting across the town after receiving a large number of complaints from local residents. 

MP SUPPORTS LEWES PRISON IN PARLIAMENT

Maria Caulfield MP has supported HMP Lewes in Parliament, asking the Justice Minister what more can be done to support the local prison following poor inspections.

POLICE COMMISSIONER HONOURED

Sussex PCC Katy Bourne has been awarded an Officer of the British Empire (OBE) for public and political services.

Since being elected in 2012, Katy Bourne has used her role to bring police and communities together to better understand and address local policing issues.

PLAN TO SAFEGUARD EAST SUSSEX COUNTRYSIDE

AN East Sussex beauty spot could benefit from £1.4 million of new investment under plans to protect and enhance the future of four countryside sites.

NEWHAVEN'S COMMUNITY BOOST

RESIDENTS and community groups in and around Newhaven are celebrating the completion of schemes delivered through a £400,000 cash boost from the town’s energy plant.

LEWES SCHOOLS ENCOURAGED TO RECYCLE

Schools across the Lewes district are invited to take part in a recycling competition which has a top prize of £500 towards sustainability improvements.

LEWES MP BACKS LEASEHOLDERS

Maria Caulfield MP is supporting a proposed new law the Ten-Minute Rule Motion ‘Freehold Properties (Management Charges)’ which would give greater transparency to leaseholders on what management charges for their properties are spent on.

GO PEDAL POWER IN EAST SUSSEX

PEOPLE across East Sussex are being urged to employ pedal power for their daily journeys as part of a national celebration of cycling.

MP BACKS PLASTICS BAN - A YEAR AHEAD OF EU

Lewes MP Maria Caulfield has backed planned announced by the Government to ban the sale of plastic drink straws, stirrers and cotton buds in April 2020, a year ahead of the planned EU wide ban.