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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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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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Schools in Chiddingly & East Hoathly, Hailsham South & West

LibDem Candidate for Chiddingly & East Hoathly Paul Holbrook says Reductions in school funding and the pressure for all schools to become free schools or academies is placing great strains upon many smaller primary schools. In this Ward there are … Continue reading

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Heathcare in Chiddingly & East Hoathly, Hailsham South & West

LibDem Candidate for Chiddingly & East Hoathly Paul Holbrook says Additional houses put extra demands on doctor’s surgeries. Some existing practices refuse to accept new patients whilst others struggle to meet the demand. No more houses should be built without … Continue reading

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Hailsham Town Council South & West by-election 20 July

Libdem Candidate Grant Neal says: “I first visited Hailsham 18 years ago. I found an easily accessible town that had everything you needed and a friendly local community full of local traders. I was so taken with Hailsham that I … Continue reading

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Chiddingly & East Hoathly Wealden DC by-election 20 July

LibDem candidate Paul Holbrook says:- Hi I am Paul Holbrook and I am hoping to become your next District Councillor.   Married, and with a grown up daughter who now has a family of her own  I have been both a … Continue reading

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We need to stay on election alert!

From our parliamentary spokesperson Chris Bowers Like you, I expect, I’d rather hoped the dust would have settled on the 8 June general election by now, but the truth is that it doesn’t look like settling for several months to … Continue reading

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Election result in Wealden

The General Election result for Wealden constituency was: Tories – 37,027 ( 61.2%) Labour – 13,399 ( 22.2%) LibDem Chris Bowers – 6,281 ( 10.4%) Green – 1,959 UKIP – 1,798 Turn out – 74.3% Our candidate Chris Bowers says … Continue reading

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Chris Bowers at the Uckfield General Election Hustings

LibDem candidate for Wealden Chris Bowers was among those candidates who took part in the General Election Hustings in Uckfield on Thursday (25 May). Here is Chris making his opening remarks at the hustings:

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