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Constituency Visit

It was great to give David and Maureen Elford, and Charlotte and John Tranter a tour of the Palace of Westminster. Last year, in aid of Charity for Kids, I was asked, by Bexhill Mayor, Cllr Simon Elford, to help him fundraise for his nominated charity.

Huw visits Wealden Talking News in Heathfield

Huw was given a tour of the facilities and told how the charity is launching a new service that will involve audio recordings of popular Sussex magazines for those who are blind and partially sighted across East and West Sussex.

Work Experience in Westminster - Arabella Cue

I began my week of work experience for Huw with feelings of scepticism around what MPs and other roles in Parliament actually do and I can now proudly say I have a much better understanding thanks to Huw and his team.

Work Experience in Westminster - James Tweedy

Expecting no response, let alone a thorough, well-organised and engaging week in Westminster, I emailed Huw Merriman with the intention of getting a better understanding of what a career in politics looks like.  Corresponding with his private secretary, Frances, a week was arranged in June in whi

Lois Howlett: Work Experience

The week I have spent at Westminster has been extremely enjoyable. I have always been very passionate about politics so to have this opportunity has been very much appreciated.