Earlier this month was “Stand Up to Cancer” day. The Cancer Research Shop in East Street put on a great event. I found myself, not for the first time, penned in with Louis and Dolly the donkeys while shoppers were serenaded by ukulele!
Members of the Gatwick Coordination Group (GCG) welcome the Government’s announcement on increasing UK airport capacity by building a new runway at Heathrow, in line with the independent Airports Commission’s recommendation.
The Government announced this morning their preference for expansion at Heathrow. There was no suggestion in the announcement that expansion would also proceed at Gatwick. In line with the Davies Commission this was a straight forward binary choice and the preference is Heathrow.
First, I want to let you know how sorry I am that passengers on Southern are continuing to receive an abysmal service - I am under no illusion of the destructive impact this is having on people's lives.
West Sussex MPs this morning met the Minister for Schools, Nick Gibb MP, to press for the rapid introduction of the National Funding Formula. They also asked for transitional funding for West Sussex schools until the NFF comes in.7
GACC (the Gatwick Area Conservation Campaign) is the local group which campaigns on issues around Gatwick. I attended their AGM last year and was invited this week to their next. By the time it is called I very much hope we will have a decision on the Airport Debate. This has been hanging ove
Following my question in the House of Commons and a letter from West Sussex MPs we have secured meetings with the Schools Minister and The Secretary of State for Education. We will be using it to welcome her ongoing commitment to National Fair Funding for Schools and to urge the introduction of
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