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Vince Cable on Boris’s Brexit speech

From BBC Newsnight 13 February – Vince Cable says of Boris Johnson’s Brexit speech: “It’s either a deliberate misuse of language or intellectual confusion” “It’s either a deliberate misuse of language or intellectual confusion” – @VinceCable on Boris Johnson’s vision … Continue reading

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Vince Cable Q&A

Vince Cable at a Q&A session for Party members in Sheffield – introduced by LibDem MP Tom Brake Live from Launchpad North Join me LIVE for a Q&A from Launchpad North in Sheffield. Tom Brake MP will follow me with … Continue reading

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Hailsham TC LibDem candidate Anne Blake-Coggins says

I will listen to you! I will want to hear your concerns and issues so I can deal with them for you. I value keeping in touch with my residents. 07590 478881 Email Anne I will challenge unsafe decisions! The … Continue reading

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Hailsham Town Council South & West by-election 8 February

Our candidate Anne Blake-Coggins says Hello I’m Anne, Hailsham has been my home for just about 30 yrs now, where l have brought up my children and regularly help with my grandchildren. My career was in the Health and Care … Continue reading

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Government backs Lib Dem pension proposal

The government has agreed to bring forward plans to review the current rules concerning the priority of pensioners following pressure from the Liberal Democrats. Responding to calls from the Lib Dem Spokesman for the Department for Work & Pensions, Stephen … Continue reading

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Nearly 500 homes in Wealden left empty for years

Nearly 500 homes in Wealden district are sitting empty, research by the Liberal Democrats has revealed. The figures, uncovered through Freedom of Information requests, show that there are 467 homes across the district that have been empty for six months … Continue reading

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Vince Cable’s Christmas Message

Vince is asking people to support a charity that works with the homeless. Vince Cable's Christmas message Vince Cable: I expect that you are as shocked as I am by the number of people who are sleeping in the streets, … Continue reading

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Lib Dems condemn ‘condescending’ treatment of parents and students

Wealden Liberal Democrats have condemned the county council’s response to a ‘condescending’ leaflet it produced that told parents there was no excuse for not sending their their children to school – even if they’re ill. The petition, launched by Seaford … Continue reading

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Chris Bowers – Watch for the devil in the technocratic detail

Isn’t it odd how the most unprepossessing of stories can sometimes carry potentially great significance! Is it possible this week’s announcement that the Electoral Commission is investigating whether Vote Leave breached its spending allowance in the 2016 EU referendum might … Continue reading

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Paul Sparks – Browns Lane-London Road wall finally fixed.

Uckfield LibDem Councillor and campaigner Paul Sparks was contacted by several residents living close to the junction of Browns Lane and London Road. A retaining wall at this location was in a very poor condition and starting to collapse towards … Continue reading

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