Coronavirus Update

I am closely following the situation with COVID-19 and it's effects on our nation and constituency. Let me reassure you that the NHS is well prepared to deal with incidents like this, and I am assured that the Government has a clear path to ensure the public is protected..

Improving our Infrastructure

In drafting my Maiden Speech, I read the Maiden Speeches of my last four predecessors in Hastings and Rye, starting with Kenneth Warren in 1972.

Tackling Homelessness

St Valentine is widely thought to have been a clergyman who ministered to persecuted Christians, who became the patron saint of love. Love affects all of us in one way or another; we give and we receive.

Neighbourhood Cleanup

Today is Brexit Day and whilst I understand that some of you remain concerned about our future outside the EU, I am filled with hope and optimism about our future as an independent and sovereign nation.

Protecting our Fisheries

I am in my third week of Parliament and now have an office! It is in the Palace, up in the gods, overlooking Big Ben and surrounded by scaffolding. It is good to have a settled space from which I – and part of ‘Team Hastings and Rye’ - can work on behalf of our constituents.

Tackling Climate Change

RE: Tackling Climate Change

In recent days I have received a lot of correspondence regarding this Government’s plan to tackle the challenges faced by climate change.