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The Blue Belt Charter - #BackTheBlueBelt

I am delighted that in 2016 23 new Marine Conservation Zones were announced, bringing the number in English waters to 50. They cover an area roughly equivalent to the whole of Wales, in addition to 248 other marine protected areas that exist in the UK.

Free School Meals

Labour are saying that we are taking Free School Meals away from a million children, this is just not true.

Spring Statement 2018

The UK has come a long way over the last eight years, with our economy growing strongly, unemployment at a near-record low, the deficit down and more investment in public services like the NHS.

NFU Sheep Worrying Campaign: Cissbury Ring

I was out at Cissbury Ring to support the National Farmers Union’s #TaketheLead campaign to make sure dog walkers keep control of their pets around livestock. Vast majority do but 589 animals killed in Sussex alone in last few years means too many irresponsible ones don't.

Worthing Royal Naval Association 80th Anniversary

I was delighted to attend the service of thanksgiving and dedication of the branch standard at St Mary's Church in Broadwater to mark the 80th anniversary of the Worthing Royal Naval Associaiton. 

NSPCC Fundraiser

Well done to Sompting and Southwick Conservatives for a packed Race Night at the Gardener's Arms in Sompting raising funds for NSPCC.