Local News

RMT announce further strike action

Please see below a statement from Nick Brown, chief operating office regarding the RMT’s announcement today about fresh industrial action on Southern services on Tuesday 3 October and Thursday 5 October. We will share more information as soon as it is available.

Tim Loughton MP - New Monks Farm Public Meeting

The public meeting I held recently to discuss the proposed development of New Monks Farm was absolutely packed. It was as you can imagine a very contentious meeting and Martin Perry from Brighton & Hove Albion FC answered a number of questions.

Visit to Barclays in Shoreham

I visited Barclays in Shoreham to discuss how they are working to protect customers from fraud. It also gave me the opportunity to berate them for closing down another bank branch in the constituency!

Canadian Memorial Day service 2017

Another great turnout for Canadian Memorial Day service marking 75th anniversary of ill-fated Dieppe Raid thanks to Pam Vowles.

RMT strike action announced - September

Please see below a statement from GTR regarding the RMT’s announcement today about fresh industrial action on Southern services on Friday, 1 September and Monday, 4 September. 

Local Public Consultation Decision

I was very disappointed to hear confirmation that Lancing Post Office will move to Garrett's convenience store opposite in October. 

The attached letter from the Post Office details the following:

Great British Beach Clean 2017

The Marine Conservative Society have organised a beach clean from Worthing Pier to Esplanade on 16 September 2017 at 10:30am as part of the Great British Beach Clean 2017.

New Monks Farm proposals

Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club, as owners of the New Monks Farm site, have now formally applied for planning permission for this substantial development in Lancing.