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Seaford & Newhaven ‘shunned by Southern’, says MP

The Member of Parliament for Lewes, Maria Caulfield, has spoken out against the rail company Southern, further to being informed that although 119 trains would be re-instated on Monday, none of those extra trains would be put onto the Newhaven/Seaford Branch line.

Rights of new mums up for discussion with Sussex MP

Lewes MP Maria Caulfield joined Danny Pike at BBC Radio Sussex earlier today to discuss the findings of an enquiry on discrimination against women in the workplace, which has been put together by the Women & Equalities Select Committee, to which the Lewes MP is a member.

Lewes MP requests DEFRA meeting over Badger vaccine future

Maria Caulfield, who represents the rural constituency of Lewes in East Sussex, has called on the recently appointed Secretary of State at DEFRA, Andrea Leadsom, to meet with her to discuss the management of badgers within her constituency.

 

Local MP speaks to BBC Radio Sussex about unfair private parking fines

This morning, Maria Caulfield, Member of Parliament for Lewes, spoke with BBC Radio Sussex presenter Neil Pringle. During the interview, the Lewes MP spoke about her concern at the way that private parking companies are treating her constituents.  

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Rail back up for discussion on BBC South East Today

Yesterday evening, Maria Caulfield, Member of Parliament for Lewes, took to our TV screens backing Seahaven residents who delivered a 2000 strong petition to the Department for Transport, requesting intervention into the fallout between Southern & the RMT.

Special Measures up for discussion on BBC South East Today with Lewes MP

Yesterday evening, Maria Caulfield, Member of Parliament for Lewes, took to our TV screens to highlight the positive effect that going in to special measures can have on an NHS Trust, following the news that the Brighton & Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust has been put into special measur