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Local MPs continue campaign for major improvements to A21

Local MPs continue campaign for major improvements to A21

 

Local MPs, Amber Rudd and Huw Merriman, joined forces with Parliamentary colleagues this week to ensure that the A21 is a key priority in the government’s plans to improve the strategic road network.

 

Huw supports bid for local Marine Conservation Zone

Huw supports bid for local Marine Conservation Zone

 

Bexhill and Battle MP, Huw Merriman, is supporting the bid for a new Marine Conservation Zone that will include beaches off Pevensey, Normans Bay and Bexhill.

 

Huw talks about democracy at Ark Helenwood Academy

Huw talks about democracy at Ark Helenwood Academy

 

Local MP, Huw Merriman, visited Ark Helenswood Academy in St Leonards-on-Sea last Friday where he talked to 250 Year 9 and 10 pupils about MPs and Parliament in the UK.

 

HUW CALLS FOR ACTION TO SUPPORT NHS

MP CALLS FOR ACTION TO SUPPORT NHS

Local MP, Huw Merriman, this week spoke of his frustration following the cancellation of routine surgery due to winter challenges faced by the NHS.

Health Secretary Congratulates Local Hospital Trust

Health Secretary Congratulates Local Hospital Trust

 

Speaking in the House of Commons this week, the Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, praised the local East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust which runs the Conquest, District and General and Bexhill Hospitals.