Listen to local experts MPs tell department of health

Local MP’s including Bexhill and Battle’s Huw Merriman say they are ‘disappointed’ their constituencies have been placed in Tier 2 under the Government’s latest measures to combat Coronavirus. Mr Merriman, along with Eastbourne MP Caroline Ansell, Wealden’s Nus Ghani and Sally-Ann Hart who represents Hastings and Rye say: “We share the disappointment of residents who […]

Bexhill councillors street surgery – tomorrow

Bexhill Central Councillors Christine Bayliss and Paul Courtel are holding a street surgery tomorrow (Saturday, September 12th) from 2pm-4pm The Rother District Councillors for Bexhill Central ward, will be staging the event on Western Road, close to Wetherspoons. Ms Bayliss says: “Come and have a chat. We genuinely want to listen.” Mr Paul Courtel adds: “We […]

Assaults on emergency services are on the rise across East Sussex – not part of the job says Chief Constable

The leaders of police, fire and ambulance services across Sussex have come together to condemn a steep rise in assaults against emergency workers. Sussex Police Chief Constable Jo Shiner described the trend as ‘completely unacceptable’. “It can’t be right that the very people dedicating their lives to saving others are increasingly coming under attack…” JO […]