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NEW HOPE FOR RAIL LINE TOWARDS LEWES

There's renewed impetus to re-open the Uckfield to Lewes railway line following launch of Restoring Your Railway fund this week.

LIVE HISTORY LESSON FOR ROTHERFIELD CHILDREN

Pupils from Rotherfield Primary School explored the wonders of the Palace of Westminster and discovered more about the British political system, from how Parliament legislates, to what an MP does in the Chamber, in Westminster Hall, and in Committees.  

WEALDEN CLEANS UP IN 2020

Wealden District Council has renewed its pledge to support this year’s Great British Spring Clean, run by environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy.

ENVIRONMENT BILL WELCOMED

The Environment Bill offers a Greener, Cleaner, and Stronger Britain says Nus Ghani who welcomes the unveiling of the Environment Bill, which sets out the UK’s commitment to abide by the most ambitious environmental programme in the world.

EAST SUSSEX STUDENTS SAY, 'iCAN'

A CAREERS event for students who may struggle to access mainstream events attracted more than 400 visitors.

East Sussex Careers Hub brought business education and training representatives to Eastbourne’s Kings Centre for the fourth annual event.

Broadband: Election Promise Delivered

Wealden's MP, Nus Ghani, welcomes the fantastic news that persistent campaigning has resulted in an announcement that full fibre broadband is on its way to Wealden. 

PM ADDRESSES THE NATION

“Tonight we are leaving the European Union For many people this is an astonishing moment of hope, a moment they thought would never come.

PAYING FOR A GREATER POLICE PRESENCE

A Policing update from Katy Bourne OBE the Susses Police and Crime Commissioner:

Today I welcomed a vote of support from the Sussex Police & Crime Panel members who backed my decision to increase the police precept by an extra £10 per year (for an average Band D property).

MASSIVE POLICE FUNDING BOOST

The Conservative government has announced the biggest increase in funding for the police in a decade, meaning more officers tackling crime and keeping people safe.