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HUW ROLLS UP HIS SLEEVES FOR CANCER RESEARCH UK

Bexhill MP, Huw Merriman, recently visited the Bexhill Cancer Research Shop to find out more about the hard work that goes on behind the scenes to support national charity.

Predictions show that the number of people with cancer in the UK is set to rise steeply by 2030.

Huw Welcomes Changes to Planning Appeals

Measures to help residents defend planning decisions have been welcomed by local Bexhill and Battle MP, Huw Merriman. The changes will allow residents to gain more access to the appeal process where a developer seeks to overturn a decision by District Councils to reject a development.

Huw calls for action on channel migrant crossing

Bexhill and Battle MP,  Huw Merriman, this week called in Parliament for the Government to use the ‘full force of the law’ to halt asylum seekers from risking their lives crossing the English Channel from France. 

Huw sees positive side of retirement living

Bexhill and Battle MP, Huw Merriman, dropped in on residents at Hillborough House, Bexhill, for their fundraising tea in aid of St Michael’s hospice. The MP was visiting the retirement living flats with McCarthy and Stone’s, Chief Executive, John Tonkiss.

Local MP urges Parliament to become a Haven for Pollinators

Bexhill and Battle MP, Huw Merriman, has called on Parliament to become a home for bees and pollinators. Speaking in the House of Commons during a climate change debate, the MP called Parliament an “appalling environment” for pollinators and called on MPs to “do more than just talk a good game”.