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MP CELEBRATES SUCCESS OF YEAR OF ENGINEERING

Speaking to an audience of Ministers, MPs, engineering professionals, and school children, at a reception in Parliament, Nusrat Ghani, MP for Wealden, reflected on the success of the Year of Engineering.

UNLICENSED WASTE CARRIER CONVICTED

Wealden District Council is reminding all carriers of waste, including scrap metal, to ensure they are registered following the successful prosecution of an unlicensed waste carrier.

MP SUPPORTS WEALDEN BUSINESS AT GEOSCIENCE FORUM 

Nusrat Ghani, MP for Wealden, spoke at a City of London Geoscience Forum event recently, discussing the importance of diversity across the extractive industries sector.

The panel, chaired by Sir Geoffrey Palmer, consisted of Nus and experts from mining, geology and venture capital.

CELEBRATING WEALDEN WINE

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden, is proud to support The 2019 Festival of Wine, taking place at Hidden Spring Vineyard in Horam on Saturday June 1st.

COUNTY'S TOP HIGHWAYS SERVICE

The team that maintains the county's roads has been praised for its excellent customer service. East Sussex Highways has once again been awarded the Government-backed Customer Service Excellence award, being ranked as ‘fully compliant’ in all areas.

HELPING EX-OFFENDERS INTO WORK

This Conservative Government is taking further steps to help ex-offenders into work, reducing the likelihood of reoffending and cutting the £15 billion cost to the economy each year whilst keeping the public safe.

WEALDEN COUNCIL'S NEW CHAIRMAN

There's a new chairman for Wealden District Council as Councillor Pam Doodes has been elected unopposed to the position at the first meeting of the new Council.

CALL TO END LOW-VALUE DEGREES

The Education Secretary has called on universities to drop or revamp courses delivering poor value for money, ensuring record investment in the university sector helps students to achieve their potential. 

LOCAL POLICING BOOST IN SUSSEX

Our Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne reports on her great start to the week meeting the new Apprenticeship Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) who will soon be out and about in our communities.