Issues

The Key Facts

JOBS

  • Millions of British jobs are linked to our EU membership.

  • £26.5 billion is invested in Britain by EU countries every year.

  • British workers benefit from EU agreements on workers’ rights, including the right to holiday pay, paid maternity and paternity leave, anti-discrimination laws, equal pay and protection for agency workers.

EXPORTS

  • Exports to the EU are worth £227 billion a year to the British economy.

  • The EU is Britain’s biggest export market: almost half of all of Britain’s exports go to the EU.

SECURITY

  • Thousands of criminals, including terrorists, have been arrested under the European Arrest Warrant.

  • Being in the EU enhances Britain’s global influence and allows us to take our place at the top table.

 

European Referendum

The Key Facts JOBS Millions of British jobs are linked to our EU membership. £26.5 billion is invested in Britain by EU countries every year. British workers benefit from EU... Read more

TTIP stands for "Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership". It is a project for a comprehensive trade deal between the EU and the US.

TTIP

TTIP stands for "Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership". It is a project for a comprehensive trade deal between the EU and the US. Read more

Over the last few weeks I have been closely following the shambolic events happening with the patient transport system (PTS) in Brighton & Hove. I am very upset with Coperforma, the company newly contracted to run the service, because some of my sickest and most distressed constituents have been very badly let down by the NHS service which is meant to organise services for those people. I’ve asked for things to get better today not tomorrow and I am meeting with John Child, NHS Brighton and Hove CCG’s Chief Operating Officer, as I have serious questions I want answering:

Patient Transport

Over the last few weeks I have been closely following the shambolic events happening with the patient transport system (PTS) in Brighton & Hove. I am very upset with Coperforma,... Read more

There is an acute housing problem in Hove and Portslade. Most people have to deal with the private rented sector via a letting agency or landlord. We understand that this can make it problematic for local people- rents are high and significant agency fees can be a barrier to you finding your own place.

Housing

There is an acute housing problem in Hove and Portslade. Most people have to deal with the private rented sector via a letting agency or landlord. We understand that this... Read more

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