Lewes District Council slammed over delays to grants for businesses

Lewes District Council has faced criticism over its handling of cash grants to support local businesses affected by Coronavirus.

The council announced on Wednesday that it was in the process of delivering letters to eligible businesses and these would be received by the 17th of April.

Maria Caulfield MP celebrates World Book Day

Maria Caulfield MP has Celebrated World Book Day by joining this year’s campaign to share one million stories across the UK throughout World Book Day month.


Maria Caulfield MP welcomes Police Covenant consultation

Demands by Maria Caulfield MP to give Sussex Police officers more protection in and out of the job through a Police Covenant moved a step closer to becoming reality as an eight-week consultation into the change got underway.


£1.5m to tackle rough sleeping in East Sussex

Maria Caulfield MP has welcomed news that Hastings, Eastbourne, Lewes, Rother, Wealden District Councils & ESCC will receive an additional £1,529,518 to tackle rough sleeping this year to support some of the most vulnerable people in our community.