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CROWBOROUGH BASED 'ARTYTIME' AWARDED NATIONAL LOTTERY GRANT

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden, was delighted to hear that Artytime, a Crowborough based Community Company run mainly by volunteers, was awarded a grant from the National Lottery Fund.  Artytime has many projects running in the Wealden area, fulfilling their mission of bringing arts and crafts to all

GHANI WELCOMES 'PICK FOR BRITAIN' INITIATIVE

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden, has welcomed the 'Pick for Britain' initiative, which encourages people to apply for work on UK Fruit and Vegetable farms.  

GHANI WELCOMES UPDATE TO NHS VOLUNTEER RESPONDERS PROGRAMME

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden, has welcomed the Department for Health & Social Care’s recent update to the NHS Volunteer Responders Programme, which now allows MP’s to refer constituents into the support system to receive help from NHS Volunteer Responders. 

GHANI WELCOMES CONTINUED SUPPORT FOR VULNERABLE INDIVIDUALS

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden, has welcomed the news that over 1.5 million food parcels have been delivered to those who are clinically extremely vulnerable, with hundreds of thousands more parcels expected to be delivered across the country in the coming weeks.

GHANI WELCOMES GOVERNMENT ACTION ON CORONAVIRUS RELATED FRAUD AND CYBER CRIME

Nusrat Ghani, MP for Wealden, has welcomed the Government's recently announced action to combat COVID-19 related scams and frauds.  Sadly, criminals are trying to take advantage of these challenging times to target people with online scams, in particular the most vulnerable members of society. 

GHANI WELCOMES GOVERNMENT BOUNCE BACK LOANS OFFER

Nusrat Ghani, MP for Wealden, has welcomed the 100% Government guaranteed Bounce Back loan which offers another crucial lifeline to local businesses who may have found other government support, including the CBIL scheme, difficult to access.