Local News

Visiting Djibouti: Viewing Chinese Investment

With its deep-sea port on the Dead Sea, Djibouti is a trading post to the world. Despite its close links to France, Djibouti is now forging close relationships with other countries who are keen to tap into its strategic importance.

Local MP in Coastguard Safety Review

A Parliamentary review of coastguard safety has been launched with Bexhill and Battle MP, Huw Merriman, joining a cross-party committee of MPs to investigate search and rescue capability at sea.

Broadband for Dallington School

Residents in Dallington should be congratulated for starting a campaign which has delivered superfast broadband speeds to their local primary school which are ten times greater than the UK average.

Local MP welcomes Pavement Parking Review

Bexhill and Battle MP, Huw Merriman, has welcomed an announcement from the Department of Transport which could lead to the introduction of fines for motorists who park on pavements.

Interview with University of Brighton

Today Huw met Chris, a student at the University of Brighton, studying Multimedia Broadcast Journalism. Chris, interviewed Huw about the following issues: 

EU Referendum 

Brexit

Politics in the digital age

You can watch the interview here. 

Ninfield School Building Project Reinstated

Last Friday, Ninfield CE Primary School was delighted to receive good news from East Sussex County Council that the project to build two new classrooms will be reinstated.