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Calling Local Business – don’t miss the chance to take part in the “best Jobs Fair in East Sussex”!

Bexhill is pleased to announce that it will be holding its third highly successful Jobs and Apprenticeships fair on Friday 2 March 2018.

The event will take place at the iconic De La Warr Pavilion between 10am and 3pm and already a large number of leading local businesses - large and small - have signed up to take part.  This year’s key sponsors are Bexhill College and Hastings Direct with many other local businesses already offering additional sponsorship for this dynamic community-led event.

Early Prisoner Release

Like many constituents, I am concerned by the decision to release John Worboys only 8 years after being convicted for serious sexual offences.

MP calls for action to support NHS

Local MP, Huw Merriman, this week spoke of his frustration following the cancellation of routine surgery due to winter challenges faced by the NHS.

Debate on BBC Pay

Today I spoke in the chamber about BBC pay. As Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on the BBC, I wanted to highlight the efforts the BBC are making to ensure equal pay.

NHS Winter Crisis

Today Huw asked a question to the Minister of State for the Department of Health on the NHS Winter Crisis. You can watch Huw's speech here: https://goo.gl/ktpYPK and read the exchange below.