Immigrants 'swarming over' trucks for Dover (17 Jul 2014)

Charlie urges the French authorities to detain and repatriate asylum seekers before they attempt to cross illegally from Calais to Dover. 

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A bigger and brighter yacht club (10 Jul 2014)

Charlie attends the opening of new facilities at the Royal Cinque Ports Yacht Club in Dover.

"It's great to see the harbour board and yacht club working together on the expansion."

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MP urges owners to have their animals microchipped (10 Jul 2014)

Charlie cares about dog welfare and urges dog owners to take advantage of microchipping their pets before it becomes compulsory in 2016.

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Charlie demands action on Albert Road floods (10 Jul 2014)

Charlie meets Southern Water chiefs to demand action to help prevent future flooding in Albert Road, Deal.

"I am doing all I can to improve things and will keep residents updated on developments."

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MP joins call for cleaner streets (03 Jul 2014)

Charlie backs the Deal campaign for cleaner streets and less dog muck!

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Meeting apprentices at East Kent Railways (03 Jul 2014)

Charlie and Government Minister for Skills and Enterprise, Matthew Hancock MP, meet apprentices at East Kent Railway in Shepherdswell. 

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Minister highlights manufacturer's impact on economy (03 Jul 2014)

Local business success story, Multi-Panel, have reshored 70 jobs from China.

Charlie took Government Minister, Matthew Hancock MP, to tour the company's factory in Tilmanstone and to hear about the growth of the local economy. 

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College plans to bridge gap between education and work (03 Jul 2014)

Investing in Dover's future

Charlie and Government Minister, Matthew Hancock MP, visit East Kent College as plans to transform the Dover campus are unveiled.

"It was a real battle to secure the future of the Dover campus, yet we succeeded. Now we need to make it a more modern campus that learners will be proud of." 

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MP urges action over 'unsafe' bend (26 Jun 2014)

Charlie calls for action to make the corner by the Royal Hotel on Beach Street in Deal safer for drivers and pedestrians.

"I was glad to see this problem for myself and will be taking this matter up with the county council."

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MP hosts flood risk summit (26 Jun 2014)

Charlie holds talks with environment chiefs to get answers about the Albert Road flooding in Deal and to push for improvements to the sea defences at Kingsdown and St Margarets.

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