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Tim Loughton MP Herald Column: May 28th

I hope everyone enjoyed the sunny Bank Holiday weekend, suitably socially distanced. For my part I was anything but socially distanced from my computer over the weekend responding to hundreds of emails from constituents with an opinion on the Dominic Cummings affair.

Medicine, dance and now Adur's new chairman

Medicine, dance and now Adur's new chairman.

Cllr Andy McGregor, who represents Widewater ward, was officially confirmed in the role at the local authority's annual meeting last week (Thursday, 22nd May 2020).

Work underway to prepare for town centre reopenings

Plans are being prepared to introduce social distancing measures in Worthing, Shoreham, Lancing and Southwick so that returning shoppers can feel safe and comfortable when all retail can open from 15th June 2020.

Tim Loughton MP Herald Column: May 21st

Thank you to all those who have been sending me their nominations for my Coronavirus Community Champion Award. I have received some very impressive entries so far for individuals, businesses, organisations and even whole families.

National Coronavirus Test & Trace Programme

New symptoms for testing: ​Anyone with a new continuous cough, or a high temperature or the loss or change of sense of smell or taste​ can book a test. 

Self-employment Income Support Scheme

If you’re getting less work or no work because of coronavirus (COVID-19), you might be able to claim a grant through the coronavirus Self-employment Income Support Scheme.

National Coronavirus Test & Trace Programme

New symptoms for testing: ​Anyone with a new continuous cough, or a high temperature or the loss or change of sense of smell or taste​ can book a test.