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OUR PLAN FOR JOBS

Today, the Chancellor will set out our Plan for Jobs, focusing in particular on support for young people, as we continue our economic recovery from coronavirus.

WEALDEN MP WELCOMES LANDMARK DOMESTIC ABUSE BILL

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden, is proud to support to the Domestic Abuse Bill, which has passed its remaining stages in the House of Commons. The Bill will see victims of this heinous crime better protected and ensure perpetrators are punished and feel the full force of the law.
 

SIZE MATTERS IN WEALDEN'S NEW HOUSING STRATEGY

Wealden’s new housing strategy identifies the need to boost the supply of housing including affordable and private rented housing.

It highlights the importance for smaller properties, shared ownership, shared accommodation options and specialist housing to meet local needs.

NEW DEAL FOR BRITAIN

The Prime Minister this morning set out our ‘New Deal’, an ambitious economic strategy to rebuild Britain across the UK, putting jobs, skills and infrastructure investment at the heart of our economic recovery post-coronavirus, and delivering on our manifesto pledges to level up the entire countr

COUNTY'S SCHOOL COMMUNITIES PRAISED

STAFF at schools across East Sussex have been praised for their efforts which have enabled more than 11,000 additional pupils to return to the classroom.

PETER HOLLOWAY - RIP

Last weekend we heard the sad news that our former district councillor, and stalwart Forest Row Conservative, Peter Holloway, passed away last Friday after a long battle with cancer.  His friends at Forest Row Branch and the wider Wealden Conservative Association have compiled this tribute.

COUNTY'S SCHOOLS WELCOME BACK MORE STUDENTS

SECONDARY schools across East Sussex are welcoming back more students with a range of measures in place to ensure they can come back to the classroom safely. 

Huge efforts are also continuing behind the scenes to keep remote learning going during the pandemic.

PM's UPDATE ON COVID AND LOCKDOWN

The Prime Minister has set out further changes to lockdown measures in England to enable people to see more of their friends and family, help businesses get back on their feet and get people back in their jobs.

WEALDEN RAIL STATION RE-VAMPS - ERIDGE FIRST

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden, is delighted that her successful campaigning to secure accessibility improvements at both Crowborough and Eridge train stations has started to have an impact.