Supporting our rural and coastal communities

Gillian works to support rural communities and businesses. Gillian represents a large part of the South Downs National Park and coastline from Chichester Harbour AONB to the Pagham Nature reserve that includes the Port of Selsey.

Gillian works closely with Government bodies such as the Environment Agency, Natural England, The National Federation of Fishermen's Organisations (NFFO) and DEFRA as well as local groups, agencies, businesses and individuals to protect and enhance our rural communities across the Chichester constituency.

Keep up to date with her work here.

News

Three crop rule relaxed and £6 million fund for farmers

New measures to help farmers get back on their feet and move on from floods following extreme weather and flooding across England The Government is announcing new measures today (Friday 20 March) to help farmers recover from recent flooding.

Gillian attends West Sussex MPs Farming Conference

Gillian joins other West Sussex MPs and representatives from across the farming and growing community to discuss their concerns moving forward covering areas such as environmental protection, rural crime, changes as we leave the EU and access to labour markets.

Chichester Observer: Parliament Feels Very Different

Parliament feels very different compared to last year as the Government has a working majority and already things are getting done. Last week after three years we finally passed the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement in the House of Commons to enact the 2016 referendum result.