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KEEPING IN TOUCH WITH LOCAL COMMUNITIES

An update from the Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne OBE ..

As part of my ongoing engagement programme, this week, my office has held online consultations with members of the National Farmers' Union to discuss issues relating to rural crime.

AN UPDATE FROM THE PRIME MINISTER

The Prime Minister's Update: Tackling the Coronavirus -- I want to thank everybody who has been doing such a good job in my absence and I want to thank the NHS for so much.

Including getting me back here and I might add for a much happier hospital visit yesterday.

TOGETHER WE WILL BEAT COVID-19

The Health Secretary has launched a new scheme to support the families of frontline health and care workers who die from coronavirus.

WEALDEN PLANNING GOES ONLINE

Wealden District Council has successfully held its first online meeting of Planning Committee South, allowing the business of the Council to continue in spite of the extended Covid-19 social distancing restrictions.

SUPPORTING SMALL BUSINESSES

2,149 Small Businesses in Wealden receive Government Coronavirus Support

•             The Government has distributed more than £12 billion to local authorities for the small business grants scheme.

MP PRAISES SUSSEX POLICE FOR DOMESTIC ABUSE WORK

Nusrat Ghani, MP for Wealden, has praised Sussex Police for their hard work during the Coronavirus pandemic following a briefing with Sussex Police and fellow Sussex MPs, in particular with regards to domestic abuse cases.