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MP Hosts Rural Crime Summit

Helen Grant, Member of Parliament for Maidstone and The Weald, convened a rural crime summit at her office in Maidstone last week to discuss concerns brought to her attention by local farmers.

Iran

As the UK prepares to leave the EU one of our new Government’s priorities is to strengthen our role in international affairs.  Fittingly, the first debate on the Queens Speech in Parliament this week was named ‘Britain in the World’ and was particularly timely in view of the current volatile poli

Climate Hustings - Written Responses to Candidate Questions

I would like to commend the organisers for bringing this event together to ensure the many issues affecting our environment are firmly on the political table ahead of the coming election.

1. Can each candidate explain the fundamentals of their party’s environmental policy?

Helen Joins Campaign to find new site for waste recycling centre

A new campaign is afoot in the North of Maidstone involving the controversial and unpopular site of the Allington Incinerator.  A petition has been gaining considerable support from families in the London Road ‘Orchards’ development because of fears that a new waste recycling facility at the inci