Climate Change Heats Up - St Mary Star of the Sea School visit

Amber Rudd, MP for Hastings and Rye, was delighted to attend St Mary Star of the Sea School on Friday 29th January to recount to the school assembly what happened at the United Nations Conference on Climate Change, COP 21 (Conference of the Parties) in Paris...

What does it mean to be British?

One of the questions I often discuss when visiting our local schools and meeting our young people is what it means to be British and how we can learn about what it is that binds us all together as a nation.

Hastings Observer Column 20 January

Broadband and mobile connectivity are becoming increasingly important in our everyday lives. As the amount of tasks we do online increases we need digital infrastructure which is fast, reliable and readily available.

2016 in 1066 Country

As we begin 2016, we can look forward to another year of important local, national and international events.

New Year Message

I would like to take this opportunity to wish all my constituents a very happy new year! I hope you had an enjoyable Christmas break.

Syria Vote

Many of you have written to me about the momentous ten hour debate last week on extending military action against Daesh to Syria.

Syria Statement

On Wednesday, Parliament held a momentous ten hour debate on extending military action against Daesh to Syria.

National Energy

As we switch on our Christmas lights this weekend - including the fantastic new set won by the St Leonards Town Team – it is easy to take for granted that a flick of a switch will result in instant electricity.