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HASTINGS OBSERVER COLUMN 20 JULY

Since I was first elected as the MP for Hastings and Rye in 2010, I have made it my priority to ensure we get a fairer deal for our fishermen who have struggled for too long under the Common Fisheries Policy and are greatly limited by their quotas.

LOCAL FISHERMEN GET POST-BREXIT ASSURANCE

On 13 July, Amber Rudd MP and local fishermen met with the Secretary of State for Environment, Food, and Rural Affairs, the Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, to discuss how the industry would be affected following Britain’s departure from the European Union.

AMBER GETS DOWN TO BUSINESS

Last Friday Amber Rudd, local MP for Hastings and Rye, visited the Let’s Do Business Group at their office in Ocean House by the St Leonards seafront.

AMBER RUDD BACKS RYE ROCK CHANNEL RE-DEVELOPMENT

Amber Rudd MP attended a meeting with Chris Paine of Martello Developments Ltd in Rye to discuss Martello’s exciting new plans to redevelop the town’s Rock Channel and adjacent land.  Martello is a local development partnership founded by David Kowitz.

HASTINGS OBSERVER COLUMN 6 JULY

I love birthdays – mine is coming up and I hope my family know I love surprise parties. Yesterday, it was the 70th Birthday of our National Health Service. The NHS is a fantastic public service which makes Britain stand out amongst other nations.

AMBER ENJOYS THE NEWLY REFURBISHED LIBRARY

Last Friday, Amber met with Cllr Keith Glazier, Leader of East Sussex County Council, who led her on a tour of the newly refurbished Hastings Library. Hastings Library, Brassey Institute in Claremont, reopened to the public on Friday 2 March 2018.

AMBER CELEBRATES ARMED FORCES DAY

Last Sunday, Amber attended Hastings’ Armed Forces Day, an annual event to support the service of the men and women who make up the Armed Forces community: from currently serving troops to Service families, veterans and cadets.

DE-FISH-IOUS

Last weekend, local MP Amber Rudd enjoyed the Midsummer Fish Festival with many other residents. The Festival was introduced after the success of the Seafood and Wine Festival and Herring Fair.