Hastings Observer Column - 1 February

It is incredibly important to encourage children to read. The skills they learn, the confidence they gain and the curiosity it encourages remain with children for life.

MP holds Summit to discuss Hastings Pier

AMBER RUDD MP held a summit over the weekend with several interested parties to gain more information on the closure of Hastings Pier, and when it will be open again.

Use internet for good, Amber Rudd tells local teenagers

TEENAGERS in Hastings should use social media to learn how to spot fake news and report hateful online comments.

Local MP Amber Rudd hosted Google at Hastings Academy today as part of their Be Internet Citizens programme.

Hastings Observer Column - 18 January

Sometimes we can get caught up in the moment (Brexit in this case!) and lose sight of what is really important for our communities.

Statement on the Withdrawal Agreement vote

Following the Government’s defeat on the Withdrawal Agreement yesterday, I want to reassure my constituents that I am working to find a Brexit that can command a majority in Parliament and protects jobs, businesses and opportunities in Hastings & Rye.