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MP BACKS TREE PLANTING

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden, welcomed plans unveiled by the Secretary of State for the Environment and Rural Affairs, The Rt. Hon. Michael Gove MP, to plant more than 130,000 trees in English towns and cities over the next two years, as part of the nation’s battle against climate change.

BAN ON PLASTIC STRAWS, STIRRERS AND BUDS

Environment Secretary Michael Gove has today confirmed a ban on plastic straws, drinks stirrers, and plastic stemmed cotton buds in England, following overwhelming public support for the move.

WADHURST'S INNOVATIVE NEW HOUSING

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden, officially unveiled a new show-home at Waters Reach, a development of new homes in Wadhurst by Rydon Homes. After cutting the ribbon, Nus was given a preview of the show-home, ahead of its opening to the public.

SUSSEX CUSTODY SCHEME WINS NATIONAL AWARD

This week the Sussex Independent Custody Visiting (ICV) scheme was given the highest accolade and awarded Platinum Status at a national ceremony in the House of Lords, making it one of only two schemes in the country to achieve this, as our Police and Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne, explains:

WALK TO SCHOOL

PARENTS in Wealden and across East Sussex are being urged to play their part to reduce carbon emissions and cut congestion – by encouraging their child to walk to school.

'CALL THE MIDWIFE' STAR IN CROWBOROUGH

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden, attended the opening of a new set of birthing rooms at the Crowborough Birth Centre, part of the Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust.