Merriman backs budget that ‘protects jobs, livelihoods and provides a roadmap for economic recovery’

Bexhill and Battle MP, Huw Merriman, has welcomed yesterday’s budget which he says not only delivers ‘robust support’ for jobs, businesses and families but also provides a pathway for economic recovery following the unprecedented financial strains of the Covid-19 pandemic. Among a raft of measures announced by the Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak it […]

Eat Out to Help Out a huge success in Battle

Diners in Battle and Bexhill bought a staggering 144,000 discounted meals during August’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme. They packed into the 154 participating restaurants in the area to take advantage of the Government plan. This resulted in discounts of £776,000 being claimed – equating to an average of £5.38 off every meal sold. […]