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DITCHLING HIGH STREET REPAIRS

MAJOR repairs to a highway drainage pipe which caused potholes and damage to a Ditchling road will begin later this month.

NEW HOPE FOR OLD RAIL LINE

Lewes to Uckfield's old railway line is a step closer following launch of Restoring Your Railway fund, it has been announced this week. 
 

LONGER TRAINS COMING BACK TO LEWES

Following months of campaigning GTR have agreed with Maria Caulfield MP that in May’s new timetable the Lewes to London journeys will run with 8 carriages as opposed to 4.

LEWES STUDENTS AT iCAN CAREERS FAIR

A CAREERS event for students who may struggle to access mainstream events attracted more than 400 visitors, including those from Priory School in Lewes.

SCHOOLS CONGRATULATED BY MP

Maria Caulfield MP has congratulated 15 primary schools within her constituency that have increased the percentage of pupils at the expected standard in reading, writing and mathematics from last year.

MP BACKS HUGE ENVIRONMENTAL CAMPAIGN

Maria Caulfield MP has pledged her support for this year’s Great British Spring Clean, run by environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy.

MP WELCOMES SUSSEX POLICE FUNDING BOOST

Maria Caulfield MP has welcomed news that Sussex Police will receive an extra £22.2 million to tackle crime and keep our streets safe – an increase of 7.7% from last year.

EXCEAT LIGHTS TO EASE PROBLEMS

TEMPORARY traffic lights are to be put in place to ease traffic problems on a key coastal route between Seaford and Eastbourne.

MP CHAMPIONING RURAL OSCARS

Maria Caulfield MP is delighted to announce that Hunter Gather Cook is a finalist in the Countryside Alliance Awards.