Protecting The Environment

Looking after our environment is one of the most important issues of this generation. The Wealden countryside is one of the most beautiful parts of the country, and I want to make sure that we pass on a healthy and clean environment to our children.

News

Nusrat Ghani chairs debate on British meat and dairy

Nusrat Ghani, MP for Wealden, has chaired a parliamentary debate focusing on British meat and milk farming, and highlighting the importance of buying local to reduce carbon emissions and support British farmers.

Nus Ghani meets with new Ashdown Forest CEO

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden, has virtually met with the new Chief Executive Officer of the Ashdown Forest to discuss plans to ensure that the Forest continues to thrive for generations to come.
 

£7m initiative to improve local water reliability

As part of an ongoing programme to improve the water supply infrastructure, South East Water are undertaking a £7 million expansion and improvement project at the existing Arlington Water Treatment Works on Station Road, Arlington.

Upgrades to Arlington reservoir

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden, has welcomed progress to the £7m project to upgrade Arlington Water Treatments Works.

New recycling centre open in Wealden

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden, held a meeting with the leader of the East Sussex County Council to discuss the reopening of Household Waste Recycling Centre in Forest Row.

Solar Power for Railways in East Sussex

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden, has welcomed the announcement that local company Riding Sunbeams has been awarded £2.5 million from the South East Local Enterprise Partnership’s (SELEP) to build the world’s first megawatt scale renewable solar energy plant directly powering the railways in East Sussex

Pioneering use of solar power in Wealden

Wealden District Council has welcomed the news that a solar farm to be built in the District will be used to pioneer the use of renewable energy to directly power Britain’s railways.