Speeches in Parliament

School funding dominates Education Questions

This week’s Questions to Education Ministers in the Commons Chamber were dominated by funding to schools, namely the Governments Fair Funding Formula, which will see an increase in funding for East Sussex overall but some smaller schools will see their funding decrease.


Local MP stands up for small businesses

The concerns of some of the local businesses within the Lewes constituency were raised by MP Maria Caulfield during Treasury Questions in the Commons today, following a meeting with the Seaford Chamber of Commerce.

Lewes MP’s Defibrillator Bill praised during Adjournment Debate

A Bill put together by the Member of Parliament for Lewes with the aim of increasing availability to defibrillators across the UK has been praised by MP’s from across the Commons Chamber, during an adjournment debate held by the Member of Parliament for Garston and Halewood Maria Eagle.

'These problems are not new!', Lewes MP takes part in NHS Debate

Attending an Opposition Day Debate labelled 'NHS and Social Care Funding', the Member of Parliament for Lewes, Maria Caulfield, who has 20 years experience of working within the NHS and continues to do so, looked to highlight that the problems being faced by the NHS are not new.