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Herald Column: September 24

After a busy morning’s street surgery in Lancing followed by some gentle leaflet delivering on Saturday, I ended up at Southwick Rec to see Southwick 1882 Football Club take on Ashurst Wood.

Weekly look ahead: 23rd September

My weekly video, discussing the UK Internal Market Bill, protections for military personnel, a meeting with local representatives from St John Ambulance and more.

Backing calls for a green recovery

I have written to Chancellor Rishi Sunak ahead of the Comprehensive Spending Review and Budget due this autumn in support of several measures to tackle climate change and restore nature as part of a green economic recovery from coronavirus. 

Herald Column: September 17

Earlier this week we debated the controversial United Kingdom Internal Market Bill introduced to protect the integrity of trade throughout the UK if a trade deal with the EU is not secured but with serious question marks about its standing in international law.

Weekly look ahead: 14th September

Discussing the controversial “United Kingdom Internal Market” Bill, a Private Members’ Bill on digitally altered body images, the ‘1001 Critical Days’ report on ‘Babies in Lockdown’ and more in my weekly video.

Herald Column: September 10

So far, I have had one constituent writing to me in support of the new cycle lane having ridden into town in Worthing. Enough said.

Weekly look ahead: 8th September

My weekly video, discussing the cycle lanes, development in Adur and Worthing, my opposition to the planning application for Lancing Business Park to convert part of the triangle into residential property, COVID testing and more.

Herald Column: September 3

It was a pretty lonely train journey back to Westminster on Tuesday as Parliament returned but apparently quiet a lot of City workers still didn’t.