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MPs FIGHT FOR BA STAFF AT GATWICK

Among East Sussex MPs fighting for BA staff at Gatwick who are threatened with job losses, Huw Merriman, MP for the Bexhill and Battle constituency and Chair of the Transport Select Committee, this week challenged British Airways to drop their redundancy and restructuring plans and commit to a fu

RE-STARTING PARTS OF OUR ECONOMY

The Housing Secretary has announced a plan to restart the housing market in England, allowing anyone to move home safely while getting the vital construction industry running again.

CELEBRATE VE-DAY "AT HOME", URGES MP

Nusrat Ghani, MP for Wealden, has encouraged constituents to celebrate from home the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe on Friday 8th May.

WEEKEND ADVICE ON TAKE-AWAYS

Takeaways in Wealden are expected to be very busy this bank holiday weekend. For your safety please pre-order your food, pay on line or tap, collect your food at your allotted time, and keep your distance, is the advice from Wealden District Council.

MP WELCOMES BOUNCE BACK LOANS

Nusrat Ghani, MP for Wealden, has welcomed the 100% Government guaranteed Bounce Back loan which offers another crucial lifeline to local businesses who may have found other government support, including the CBIL scheme, difficult to access.

MP BACKS SUSSEX POLICE'S DOMESTIC ABUSE CAMPAIGN

Nusrat Ghani, MP for Wealden, has welcomed the next steps in Sussex Police’s initiative to raise awareness of domestic abuse during the current lockdown.  Working with supermarkets across Sussex to encourage reporting and enable the identification and safeguarding of victims, Sussex Police will b