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Village Meetings

During the short break from Westminster, I have been leafleting villages inviting residents to join me to discuss local and national issues or to bring individual challenges which I can help with.

Bexhill Creative Workspace looks to go premier

Supporting the growth of the creative community in Bexhill-on-Sea has led to the investment of nearly £2m in new workspace on the site of the former Premier Foods factory. 

Watch: Huw raises the issue of loss of ATMs

Although it is great news that Link will install an ATM on the High Street in Battle, there are many high streets across the country that have lost their free to use cash points.

Watch: Huw responds to hospital funding announcement

This week, the Government unveiled 21 hospital trusts who will have the chance to make the case for new buildings. East Sussex Healthcare Trust was one of the 21 selected. There is now the opportunity to put a business case together and have our sites in Eastbourne and Hastings improved.

Watch: No-deal Brexit - Short Positions against the Pound

On Monday I asked the Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury whether the Government had prepared for any hit to GDP in the lead-up to a possible no-deal Brexit, following news that some hedge funds could profit.

Watch: Huw Questions the Prime Minister again

Yesterday in Parliament will not go down as one of our finest days. Far too much bitterness. Not enough unity to bring everyone together behind a Brexit deal.

Watch: Huw questions the Transport Secretary

This week I asked the Transport Secretary why more has not been done to reform airline insolvency laws to reduce the risk of what happened to Thomas Cook happening again and when the Government will implement the recommendations of the Airline Insolvency Review.