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Hastings Observer Column - 26 April

The internet has the potential to transform lives, but it can also be a dangerous place for our young people.

Like with all things, we need to strike the right balance.

"Our Nation's children must be safe online" Says Amber Rudd MP

SCHOOLCHILDREN in Hastings and Rye will receive a crash course from Google on how to stay safe online and avoid internet trolls.

Hastings MP Amber Rudd hosted Google to educate 7-11 year olds on both the opportunities and dangers of the internet.

Hastings Observer Column - 12 April

I know readers are concerned about homelessness in our towns. That’s why I am working so hard within government to make sure tackling homelessness and rough sleeping is at the heart of our work.

Hastings Observer Column - 29 March

The identity of both Hastings and Rye are tied up in our fishing history. Both towns have historic fishing fleets, with Hastings being the largest beach launched fleet in Europe and both being Cinque Ports.

Amber Rudd MP welcomes local community funding boost

Amber Rudd, MP for Hastings and Rye, has welcomed the news that two good causes in her constituency have received funding from players of the People’s Postcode Lottery.

Congratulating the organisations, Ms Rudd said:

Local MP visits Hastings Observer building

Local MP Amber Rudd recently visited the Hastings Observer Building, where White Rock Neighbourhood Ventures (WRNV) are hoping to put the Observer Building to immediate productive use and to protect the building as a community asset.

FCA visits Hastings

An Executive Director at the UK financial regulator recently visited Hastings to better understand the issues faced by local residents in relation to problem debt.

Amber's Pier statement

Following the news that Hastings Pier will remain closed past March, I update residents in my open letter below.