‘Kent Farmers need Brexit assurance’ - Tim Farron

‘Kent Farmers need Brexit assurance’ - Tim Farron

Writing for the Kent on Sunday, Tim Farron, leader of the Liberal Democrats casts a light on the impact of leaving the European Union on the county's farmers and what we need to do next.... To read Tim's article click here.  

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Government's "castrated" plan on childhood obesity is a national embarrassment

Government's

Norman Lamb's letter to The Times, 19th August 2016 Jeremy Hunt led the country up a hill by promising a "game-changing" response to what has been described by the chief medical officer as a "growing health catastrophe", but the government's "castrated" plan on childhood obesity is a national emb...

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Plastic bag charge is Lib Dem success story

Plastic bag charge is Lib Dem success story

Plastic bag use has plummeted in England since the introduction of a 5p charge last year, under the previous coalition government. The number of single-use plastic bags used by shoppers in England has fallen by more than 85%. More than 7bn bags were handed out by seven main supermarkets in the ye...

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SEAFORD LIB DEM COUNTY COUNCILLOR SAYS "SCRAP SOUTHERN RAIL"

SEAFORD LIB DEM COUNTY COUNCILLOR SAYS

Seaford's Lib Dem County Councillor, Cllr Carolyn Lambert, has written to the new Secretary of State for Transport to call for Southern Rail to be sacked following the removal of most train services to the town. In her letter, Cllr Lambert says: "I would ask you therefore as a matter of urgency t...

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LIB DEMS ANNOUNCE EAST BRIGHTON BY-ELECTION CANDIDATE

LIB DEMS ANNOUNCE EAST BRIGHTON BY-ELECTION CANDIDATE

The Liberal Democrats have named Andrew England as their candidate for the East Brighton council by-election being held on Thursday 4th August. Andrew is a dedicated and long-serving member of the community. He has taught Chemistry at Roedean School since 1978, becoming head of department in 2006...

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In full: Baroness Margaret Sharp’s valedictory Lords speech – on relationship between poor education and poverty

In full: Baroness Margaret Sharp’s valedictory Lords speech – on relationship between poor education and poverty

As Mark told us yesterday, Margaret Sharp has retired form her position as a Liberal Democrat member of the House of Lords. Yesterday she made her valedictory speech in a debate on poverty. She emphasised the importance of improving education, making the curriculum more vocationally orientated, a...

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Eastbourne Champion Stephen Lloyd to Restand

Eastbourne Champion Stephen Lloyd to Restand

In a message to Eastbourne residents and supporters across South East Region this morning, former Eastbourne Lib Dem MPStephen Lloyd has announced he is to restand for the seat. Eastbourne is likely to be one of the Liberal Democrats top target seats at the next General Election. In making his an...

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