New Little Skaters Nursery Rolls out in St Leonards

Amber Rudd, MP for Hastings and Rye, visited Little Skaters Nursery and Pre-School at the invitation of the Directors, Sarah and Nick Porter on Friday.  This facility will open from mid-August to cater for up to 50 children aged from 0 to 5 years. It is owned by Total Childcare Services Ltd (TCS Childcare) and is expected to create at least 11 jobs within its first year.

Government opens public consultation on reform to the Sunday trading laws

As promised in the Summer Budget, the Government has begun the process of much-needed reform to the Sunday trading laws. A key part of this process is a public consultation which allows interested consumers, employers, businesses and organisations to put their views across to the Government.

Amber Rudd MP congratulates Rye Studio School on their Outstanding performance

Rye Studio School has been recognised as ‘Outstanding’ in all categories by government inspectors Ofsted. The report praised the teaching at the school; “excellent and continues to improve”, and the school’s vision; “impressive and pioneering… After only two years of opening, this vision is fully realised.”

Amber enjoys tea with residents of Devonport House in Rye

Amber Rudd, MP for Hastings and Rye, met with Colin Stack, Scheme Manager of Devonport House, Rye, a dementia friendly organisation which is owned and run by Sussex Housing & Care, a not-for-profit provider of housing and care for older people in Sussex.

What the Summer Budget means for you and Hastings and Rye?

This afternoon the Chancellor delivered his 2015 Summer Budget. It was a bold budget for working people with commitments to; cutting taxes to ensure you keep more of what you earn, keeping the nation’s finances under control, ensuring national debt is falling, supporting our defences and boosting our productivity.