Local News

Lancing Business Park

Lancing Business Park is a great local, success story: it is home to 230 businesses employing 3,200 local people. However it is almost full and our local businesses need room to expand into.

West Sussex Youth Democracy Awards 2018

On Thursday I was delighted to host the West Sussex Youth Democracy Awards for the sixth time where those schools who have most engaged with the recent youth cabinet and UK Youth Parliament elections are recognised and awarded a rather nice chunk of glass.

Update from Govia Thameslink and Network Rail

Please find below the latest update from GTR and Network Rail:

Interim timetable 15th July

Details of a new interim timetable to provide a more reliable service for Thameslink and Great Northern passengers have been published today.

NHS 70th Birthday

Throwback to #NHS70 early this summer. A wonderful occasion to celebrate the magnificent hard work and dedicated of NHS staff across the years, including those currently working in Worthing Hospital 

Declassify first class carriages at peak times

I was pleased to receive a letter from the Transport Minister, Jo Johnson explaining the actions the government are taking to sort out the fiasco caused by GTR and Network Rail's handling of the new timetable implementation.

Eco, Young & Engaged (E.Y.E.) Project 2018 - 11th Eco Summit

The 11th Annual Worthing & Adur Eco Summit for the EYE (Eco, Yung & Engaged) project I set up in 2008 was the biggest and best yet with no fewer than 315 pupils from 27 schools enjoying a day at Worthing High School learning about environmental best practice.