Supporting our rural and coastal communities

Gillian works to support rural communities and businesses. As the Chichester MP 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 both in the constituency and in Parliament here.

News

Gillian gives a day to Policing

Gillian Keegan MP spent the day with Sussex Police where she toured the constituency to see how the police are tackling rural crime.

Seasonal workers required urgently as robotics debate continues

Chichester MP Gillian Keegan has indicated the 2,500 worker SAWs scheme could be a trial for a wider plan, while NFU horticulture chairman Ali Capper has said with robotics still several years away, more seasonal workers are needed urgently now and post-Brexit.

Bill will help farmers increase productivity - Chichester Observer

Conference season is over, and it is back to business as usual in Parliament. The big focus has been on the Agriculture Bill, which we debated this week. With nearly two thirds of the Chichester constituency being made up of farm land this is a very important piece of legislation for us.

Gillian Keegan - from field to fork

Gillian Keegan MP toured some of Chichester's local growers and farmers, and enjoyed the fresh produce for her dinner. To find out more play the video above.

DfT response to GIllian's written question

The Department for Transport has provided the following answer to your written parliamentary question:

Question:
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether he has any plans to introduce permanent hydrogen refuelling stations on the south coast of England.