PMQs - Shoreham Airshow Crash

Today at Prime Minister's Questions, I raised with the Prime Minister the situation of the families of Shoreham Airshow crash victims, who have been denied legal aid funding.

New measures to support our GPs

Many constituents have approached me in recent months about the pressures in general practice – historic underfunding relative to the rest of the NHS has combined with rising patient numbers, higher patient expectations and the increasingly complex needs of an ageing society.

Growing Communities launch event

Please find attached a poster promoting the launch event for the Growing Communities project in Eastbrook.

Growing Communities is a partnership project between TCV and Adur & Worthing councils, which aims to improve communities health and well being.

RMT industrial action - Transport Secretary's Response

Dear Colleague,

As you will be aware the RMT union have called strike action starting on
8 November on five rail companies, namely Southern, South Western Railway, Greater Anglia, Merseyrail and Arriva North. Their dispute is about the role of the guard on trains.

Banning Live Animal Exports

Delighted to be in House of Commons today supporting Theresa Villiers for Chipping Barnet's Private Member's Bill to ban live animal exports.


Preserving our precious marine life

Under the Conservatives, Britain is taking a global lead in marine conservation - helping to protect ocean territory the size of India.

RMT announce further strike action

Please see below a statement from GTR regarding the RMT’s announcement today about fresh industrial action on Southern services on 8 & 9 November (which would be the 37th and 38th RMT strike days on Southern):