Henry Smith MP has welcomed the announcement that Sussex Police and Surrey Police will receive a £462,000 funding increase to equip 560 more police officers with Tasers this year, ensuring they have the resources they need to tackle crime and keep our streets safe.
Henry Smith MP has welcomed the Government’s confirmation that Crawley Borough Council will see its budget increased by 6.1 per cent this year and West Sussex County Council will see its budget increased by 7 per cent this year, as part of the Government’s commitment to level up local services across the country.
Henry Smith MP has welcomed the confirmation that secondary schools in West Sussex are guaranteed at least £5,000 in per pupil funding, and every primary school at least £3,750 per pupil, thanks to new legislation introduced by the Government.
Henry Smith MP has welcomed official jobs figures which show that in the south east of England, there are now 4,673,609 people in work; meaning that 481,270 more people have the security of a job and a wage compared with 2010.
Henry Smith has been re-elected as Member of Parliament for Crawley; becoming the first person to win a fourth term since the creation of the parliamentary constituency in 1983, more than trebling his majority to 8,360.
Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Crawley, Henry Smith, has reiterated local criticism of Crawley’s Labour-controlled Borough Council’s plans to hike rents for firms on Tilgate Parade, with some increases as high as 30 per cent.
Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Crawley, Henry Smith, has branded Labour’s plans to renationalise the energy system as an “ideological crusade that will leave people worse off”, in the light of new research showing that billpayers in the south east of England will be left with higher bills to pick up the tab.
Conservative governments have been successfully running our NHS for 44 of its 71 years, and absolutely believe it must be there for everyone in the country to rely on free at the point of use. Yet despite this, ahead of every single election Labour scaremonger that the NHS will be either privatised or sold off.
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