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Laura Sandys MP meets with Federation of Small Businesses

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.

Laura Backs National Citizenship Service Students

Laura Sandys MP is supporting a group of sixteen year olds from Ramsgate taking part in this summer’s National Citizen Service project as they clean up Artwise community centre.

Laura Sandys MP - Money For Children Delivering Real Change

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.

Fisheries Minister Praises Local Fishermen and MP

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 Welcomes Prime Minister to Thanet

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.

Sandys: Let Thanet Decide

Laura Sandys MP is calling on Thanet residents seeking a referendum on the EU to back the ‘Let Britain Decide’ campaign.