Laura Sandys MP and Sir Roger Gale MP met with representatives of the East Kent Branch of the Federation of Small Businesses on Friday to discuss their current campaigns and the work that the Government is undertaking to help small businesses.
Many people are often surprised when I tell them there is a pot of funding given to schools to close the gap for children from poorer families. Based on figures in the previous year, we are set to see around an extra £1 million pounds coming into South Thanet primary schools alone as a result of the Government’s decision to increase this funding.
Laura Sandys MP: “I have been campaigning extremely hard to bring about much needed reform for our local fisherman, and I am hugely grateful to the Minister for his support in the extension of this pilot.
Laura Sandys, MP for South Thanet, has today welcomed the High Court’s decision to overrule the UK Association of Fish Producer Organisation’s challenge regarding the allocation of unused fishing quota to small-scale fisherman.
Laura Sandys welcomed the Prime Minister to Thanet yesterday as he attended the inauguration of the world’s largest offshore wind farm.Photo - Laura Sandys MP with the Minister of State from the Department of Energy and Climate Change, Greg Barker.