Local News

Maria Caulfield MP Welcomes Flood Defence Improvments

Maria Caulfield, MP for the Lewes constituency, which includes the town of Newhaven, says that today’s heavy rain has shown how important the new flood defence improvements are going to be for the town. The area around the industrial estate was flooded, with emergency services in attendance, following the extensive downpours which occurred this morning.

Maria Caulfield MP Works to Keep Local Green and Open Spaces

Maria Caulfield, MP for Lewes continues to work with constituents to keep local green spaces green. Since becoming Member of Parliament for the area, Maria has worked against inappropriate development in the area wherever it has been proposed.

Lewes MP secures BML2 promise from Chancellor

In a letter to Lewes MP Maria Caulfield, following her numerous representations on the issue, the Chancellor George Osborne confirmed that as part of his Summer Budget, he has extended the scope of the Lewes-Uckfield rail study to include a re-examination of the Department of Transport’s feasibility study on BML2.