Category Archives: East Sussex

News from East Sussex

Wealden LibDems fight to save essential music service

Teachers, pupils and parents across East Sussex are bracing themselves for the news on Monday April 30 that the Lead Member for Education and Inclusion, Special Educational Needs and Disability, Cllr Bob Standley, will recommend a review leading to the … 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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LIB DEMS ANSWER CONCERNS ON SCHOOLS FUNDING

The Liberal Democrats will invest £31.3 million more in schools and colleges in East Sussex during the next Parliament if elected to government. The funding would reverse cuts to frontline school and college budgets, protect per pupil funding in real … Continue reading

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It’s POLLING DAY

May 4 – it’s County Council Election Polling Day – Polling stations are open until 10pm. Find your polling station Still undecided? Here’s another chance to hear from Paul Sparks- our candidate for Uckfield North.

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Make your voice heard on the County Council. Vote May 4th

Your Liberal Democrat candidates will stand up for you. Your Conservative councillors only stand for re-election. The Liberal Democrats are the only opposition to the Conservatives in Wealden. If you don’t want more years of Conservative neglect, vote for a … Continue reading

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Hailsham New Town County Candidate Gavin Blake Coggins on School Funding cuts

Unless the Government allocates more money, schools will lose £3 billion a year in real terms by 2020. In Hailsham by 2019 Hailsham Community College’s budget will be cut by £381,442 equal to £404 per pupil (and could lose 10 … Continue reading

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Our Hailsham candidates in the County elections on May 4 are..

Alexa Clarke in Hailsham Market and     Gavin Blake Coggins in Hailsham New Town Alexa says.. Hi, I am Alexa Clarke.  l have lived in Hailsham since the age of 7. I am married to a local businessman, and … Continue reading

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More from our County Council candidates in Uckfield…

What Paul Meakin and Paul Sparks will do for You.. Campaign for better Social Care for our elderly and vulnerable residents. Challenge the funding reduction for Uckfield’s schools to ensure they all remain open and provide a good education.. Work … Continue reading

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Countdown to County Council Elections May 4

Our Uckfield area candidates for the County Council elections on 4 May will be… Paul Sparks in Uckfield North and Paul Meakin in Uckfield South with Framfield Both  will Put Uckfield and its People first. Respond effectively to all requests … Continue reading

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Excellent Action Day in Uckfield

Over 60 Lib Dem activists come from across East Sussex to help with campaigning in Uckfield on Saturday (11 March) – including people from Brighton, Hastings, Bexhill & Battle, Lewes, Wealden and Eastbourne. Focuses were delivered across two County Divisions, … Continue reading

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