Pledge to stop #PuppySmuggling

Today I’m pledging to help stop #puppysmuggling - I’ve read a worrying report from @dogstrust revealing horrific practices in some Eastern European countries where dogs are treated awfully and then transported hundreds of miles in horrendous conditions to be sold in the UK.

New Monks Farm Update

I know a lot of my constituents share my disappointment that the Adur Planning Committee decided to approve the plans for New Monks Farm. There are numerous concerns about the impact it will have on traffic, congestion and our environment. 

Budget 2018 - Money for schools

To All MPs

Dear Colleague,

Today’s Budget reiterates our commitment to improve every child’s education.

Budget 2018

Today was #Budget2018 - there were lots of announcements throughout the Chancellor's speech and the headlines are that the UK economy continues to be in a strong position with record employment and the lowest unemployment on record, whilst real term wage increases are at the highest in years.

Queen's Canopy

Thanks to the fantastic Eastbrook Primary School in Southwick, which has taken 3 of the Queen's Commonwealth Canopy Trees to plant in their woodland area. Helped by some very enthusiastic house captains.

Pledge your support for our local pubs: Long Live the Local

I have pledged my support to the Long Live The Local Campaign to help pubs in East Worthing and Shoreham keep their doors open. I've joined more than 100,000 people who have signed the petition so far, including 224 in East Worthing and Shoreham.

Southwick Horticultural Society autumn show

Some impressive exhibits at the Southwick Horticultural Society autumn show on Saturday which is also their 100th anniversary so honoured to hand out the trophies

Supporting Macmillan’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

I was delighted to attended  Macmillan Cancer Support's World’s Biggest Coffee Morning event in Parliament. This year’s event focused on the challenges that people can face at different stages of their cancer experience.