Category Archives: Alan Whittaker

It’s Not Too Late – JUST

Wealden LibDems Vice Chair Alan Whittaker says Just under a year from today Britain will know its destiny. Will we have exited from Brexit or will we have left the world’s largest democratic market? Will we be facing a prosperous … Continue reading

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Pledge your support for the NHS

Wealden LibDems Chair Alan Whittaker is encouraging everyone to support the Open Britain NHS Day of Action on Saturday 14 October. An NHS Practice Manager says ” It took me nearly 12 months to recruit a full-time salaried GP to … Continue reading

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Sir David Attenborough on antagonisms and lack of facts….

Embed from Getty Images Alan Whittaker, Wealden Libdems chairman, comments that “Sir David Attenborough, probably the nation’s favourite expert on the natural world, has spoken out against antagonisms, lack of facts and the condemnations of experts by some in the … Continue reading

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LIB DEMS UP FOR FIGHT OVER ‘CYNICAL’ ELECTION

The Liberal Democrats have pledged to fight Wealden MP Nus Ghani in the general election proposed for 8 June, with Wealden Lib Dems’ prospective candidate Chris Bowers describing it as ‘a cynical general election’. “This has more to do with … Continue reading

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Alan writes about B-Day

In a letter published on Friday Wealden LibDem chair said: This week saw B-Day, that’s Brexit Day or Bloody Hell she’s actually done it Day. The prime minister has triggered Article 50 and so negotiations will begin with Brussels to … Continue reading

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Join the Lib Dems to keep us in the single market

Wealden LibDems Chair Alan Whittaker has called on a Conservative correspondent to the Sussex Express to join the Liberal Democrats to keep Britain in the single market. In his own letter to the paper Alan says “Paul Newman, a self-confessed … Continue reading

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UPDATE – Black Friday – please sign the petition

UPDATE – Confirmation that the petition calling for a second EU Referendum WILL be debated in the House of Commons on Monday 5 September. Wealden LibDems Chair Alan Whittaker says: Friday 24th June produced one of the bleakest early mornings … Continue reading

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The most important vote Express readers may ever cast

Wealden LibDems Chair Alan Whittaker, writing in the Sussex Express says: The letters page of the Sussex Express have been buzzing with views on the forthcoming EU referendum, and rightly so. Even though the Outers support their position more with … Continue reading

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Brexit campaigners in denial says Alan

LibDem Chair Alan Whittaker says The to Brexit or not to Brexit campaign has now officially started. President Obama says, diplomatically, that the EU is good for the UK and the UK is good for the EU, for US/UK relations … Continue reading

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Thanks from Alan

Former Uckfield Town Councillor and current Chair of Wealden LibDems Alan Whittaker writes “The elections results brought to an end two decades of being an Uckfield councillor for me, and other Lib Dem councillors throughout Wealden were also defeated. I’d … Continue reading

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