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LOWERING THE CAP ON BENEFITS

A new benefit cap has now come in to effect, meaning the total amount workless households can receive in benefits will be limited to £20,000 across the UK or £23,000 within Greater London. This is fair to the taxpayers who pay for it and fair to those who need it.

LOWERING THE CAP ON BENEFITS

A new benefit cap has now come in to effect, meaning the total amount workless households can receive in benefits will be limited to £20,000 across the UK or £23,000 within Greater London. This is fair to the taxpayers who pay for it and fair to those who need it.

350,000 MORE PEOPLE IN WORK

Between June and September this year unemployment fell by 37,000 and since last year 350,000 more people now have a full time job. That’s 350,000 more people with the security of work, a regular income and better able to provide for themselves and their family. SHARE to let friends know.

350,000 MORE PEOPLE IN WORK

Between June and September this year unemployment fell by 37,000 and since last year 350,000 more people now have a full time job. That’s 350,000 more people with the security of work, a regular income and better able to provide for themselves and their family. SHARE to let friends know.

Health Secretary Praises East Sussex NHS Staff in Parliament

Health Secretary Praises East Sussex NHS Staff in Parliament

 

Jeremy Hunt, the Secretary of State for Health, this week spoke in the House of Commons chamber to recognise the efforts made by local East Sussex NHS staff in delivering improvements to local hospitals. 

 

Cabinet Minister Listens to Little Common Concerns

Cabinet Minister Listens to Little Common Concerns

 

Local residents in Little Common, Bexhill, have had their concerns raised to a senior Government Minister in an attempt to resolve traffic congestion.

 

HUW urges Government to deliver more for schools

Local MP urges Government to deliver more for schools

 

Local MP, Huw Merriman, this week spoke in Parliament and urged Government Ministers to deliver more funding for schools in the area.

 

Sussex MPs Discuss NHS Changes

Sussex MPs Discuss NHS Changes

 

MPs from across Sussex met this week with local NHS leaders from Sussex and East Surrey to discuss proposed changes to the area's health service. 

 

Unemployment at 11-year low

The unemployment rate is at an 11 year low, having fallen by over 900,000 since 2010