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Herald Column: September 5

People keep coming up to me saying something along the lines of ‘What exciting times we live in’ to which my response is routinely ‘yes and I for one am looking forward to the boring ones returning so we can get back to some degree of normality!’

Comprehensive Spending Review

“School funding is probably the number one issue for my constituents, and for too long, I’m afraid schools in West Sussex have been too far near the bottom of the pile - that is going to change”.

Comprehensive Spending Review

“School funding is probably the number one issue for my constituents, and for too long, I’m afraid schools in West Sussex have been too far near the bottom of the pile - that is going to change”.

Brexit Question, 4 September

I asked Hilary Benn MP - architect of the Bill to extend our membership of the EU to January 31st or to an alternative date of the EU’s choosing - why he believes this Bill would possibly make the EU offer more generous terms for a Brexit deal - one that he could back.

Brexit Question, 4 September

I asked Hilary Benn MP - architect of the Bill to extend our membership of the EU to January 31st or to an alternative date of the EU’s choosing - why he believes this Bill would possibly make the EU offer more generous terms for a Brexit deal - one that he could back.

Weekly look ahead: September 3rd

“Parliament goes back today, and then there’s going to be one almighty row about how we go forward on Brexit” - my weekly video discussing Brexit, the welcome news about school funding, constituency events and my eco-tip.

Weekly look ahead: September 3rd

“Parliament goes back today, and then there’s going to be one almighty row about how we go forward on Brexit” - my weekly video discussing Brexit, the welcome news about school funding, constituency events and my eco-tip.

Cafe Seating Licences

Together with Sir Peter Bottomley MP, Cllr Dan Humphreys and Cllr Neil Parkin, I have written to Cllr Louise Goldsmith, Leader of West Sussex County Council to raise our deep concern about the recent announcement on the disproportionate increase in licence fees for cafes and restaurants using out