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Monthly Archives: February 2012

Worthing and Shoreham railway stations are ready to welcome visitors.

    Brand new brochure racks have been installed at Worthing and Shoreham-by-Sea railway stations as part of a bigger project to improve the visitor welcome in our region.   Visitors to both towns will be able to pick up local visitor information on their arrival helping them to really make the most of their […]

Worthing Liberal Democrats Weekly Newsletter – 19th to 25th February 2012

Articles for the past week: Leader:  Quite interesting budget        News this past week:  Lot’s happened on Pancake Day – aka Fat Tuesday 1. Fat Tuesday – Worthing Tories Set To Reject Lower Council Tax 2. Fat Tuesday – Worthing Tories True To Form Reject Lib Dem Budget Amendments 3. Fat Tuesday – Congratulations To Bob Smytherman – Mayor For 2013-14 4. Fat […]

Update From Catherine Bearder – Member of the European Parliament for South East England

I’ve been able to get around to lots of areas in the South East this month meeting lots of interesting people, which is one of the most rewarding part of my job.  I attended a youth conference at a school in West Sussex at the beginning of the month and was able to talk to […]

Beach garden gets underway

The final phase of the Splash Point Regeneration Project is now getting underway.  A new “Beach Garden”, designed by Worthing Borough Council’s Parks Department, is being created just east of Splash Point and will be dedicated to the RNLI and the significant role the organisation has played in saving so many lives in our area.  […]

Latest from the West Sussex Local Involvement Network!

  For news and opportunities to get involved, see the latest Newsletter  And don’t forget you can follow them on ‘twitter’ now too @WestSussexLINk Malcolm Gates Communications Officer Tel:  01403 276 601  

Worthing Tories set to reject lower Council Tax

During the Worthing Borough Council budget meeting this evening (Tuesday) Worthing Tories will be urged to support a Liberal Democrat amendment to reduce by 2.5% Worthing’s council tax bill for 2012-13 to help hard working families through difficult economic times. The Lib Dem proposal will also give a £10 voucher to all those Worthing residents who […]

The Liberal Democrats want to give tax cuts to millions not millionaires –

The Liberal Democrats want to give tax cuts to millions not millionaires – to put more money back in your pockets and take the poorest workers out of tax completely. Tomorrow night you’ll have the chance to see a party political broadcast about our plans to do this. In the meantime you can do two […]

Work due to start on Worthing traffic calming scheme

Work is due to start next week on new traffic calming measures in Heene Road, Worthing. Work on the £50,000 West Sussex County Council scheme is expected to take four weeks and will be largely carried out by the council’s highways contractor Balfour Beatty. The improvements will include: Marine Parade junction: •          A new […]

Worthing Liberal Democrats Weekly Newsletter – 12th to 18th February 2012

Articles for the past week: Leader:  It’s raining now       News this past week: 1. Euro MP Backs “Don’t Cut Us Out” Campaign In West Sussex 2. Cabinet Member Promises Response On Controlled Parking Zone Delay 3. Liberal Democrats Slam Tory “Cash Hoarding” At County Council 4. All The Jobs And More Pay For The Tory Boys And Girls At County Hall […]


West Sussex Liberal Democrat Councillors yesterday (Friday) decided to boycott the Scrutiny (Select) Committee vice-chairmanships at County Hall after the ruling Conservatives grabbed all the Committee chairmanships and allowances for themselves. Dr James Walsh, deputy group leader said “The Tories want to be judge and jury for all their policies in West Sussex ignoring advice […]