Victim Strategy: MP says defendants often have an 'upper-hand' over victims

In a debate on the Victims Strategy, which sets out the government's commitment to support victims of all violent crimes and offences, Huw asked the Justice minister what measures would be taken to minimise distress to victims caused by the behaviour of defendants during the criminal justice proc

MP Speaks up for East Sussex Farmers

Local MP, Huw Merriman, has called for the Government to put food production at the heart of its new farming and agricultural framework. 

MP On Local School Tour

Bexhill and Battle MP, Huw Merriman, has paid tribute to local teachers, staff and pupils as he spends the party conference week visiting schools across his constituency.

Sidley Community Group formed to reclaim former sports ground

Local community representatives and elected politicians from Sidley joined together this week to form a community organisation with the purpose of purchasing the site of the former Sidley Sports and Social Ground and returning it back to the sporting community. 

MP Drops Down to Operation Earth

Local MP, Huw Merriman, joined with scientists and the stars of the future at Herstmonceux Observatory Science Centre for the nationwide ‘Operation Earth’ initiative. 

Voting to Modernise Parliament as a Workplace

Parents caring for newborn babies or those suffering with a health condition, are protected in law in the workplace. Their jobs are covered by another employee and they must be allowed back to work. What happens, in the same situation, for MPs in Parliament?