Adur, West & East Worthing Party including East Arun

Monthly Archives: April 2013

Rt Hon Paul Burstow MP to visit Worthing

Chair of the Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Party and former Minister for Care Services, the Rt Hon Paul Burstow MP, will be visiting Worthing on Wednesday 01st May to endorse the hard working Liberal Democrat team ahead of Thursday’s County Council elections. Mr Burstow will be visiting Guild Care day centre and Worthing Town Centre with […]


JEMIMA BLAND SELECTED AS LIBERAL DEMOCRAT PARLIAMENTARY CANDIDATE FOR EAST WORTHING AND SHOREHAM WITH FULL ENDORSEMENT FROM HER PARTY     The selection meeting and vote took place on St George’s Day, 23rd April, at the Sompting Abbotts School.  The meeting was packed full by Lib Dem activists from all over the constituency. Lib Dem […]

Worthing Liberal Democrats Weekly Newsletter – 21st to 27th April 2013

 Articles for the past week: Leader:  Extraordinary behaviour   News this past week:   1. Tory Grandee Jumps Ship   2. Tories Out Of Touch On Guildbourne 3. County Candidates Bask On Sunshine   4. Parking – The Saga Continues   WORTHING LIBERAL DEMOCRATS WEEKLY NEWSLETTER 21ST TO 27TH APRIL 2013 Lib Dems will keep […]

Keep calm and don’t get into trouble … with the Worthing Taxi Zero Tolerance Campaign

Over recent months Taxi Drivers and Taxi Marshals have reported being on the receiving end of threatening and abusive behaviour by a minority of individuals out and about late at night. So much so that a town centre working group has been set up to try and put a stop to this problem. The group, made up of the town […]

UK must keep key cross-border policing and justice measures – Alexander

Commenting on today’s [Tuesday] report by the House of Lords European Union Committee into the potential opt-out of cross-border policing and justice measures, Liberal Democrat Chief Secretary to the Treasury, Danny Alexander said:   “Crime is increasingly international. If we’re going to stop the gangs that are responsible for trafficking drugs and people to the […]

20’s Plenty for Us Welcomes Overhaul of UK Speed Signage Rules

The Department for Transport are changing traffic sign regulations. Fewer repeater speed limit signs would make wide 20mph limit implementation cheaper. Even more places are expected to agree to 20mph limits for their communities. On 16th April at the Traffex conference, Graham Hanson, DfT Head of Traffic signs policy announced a “radical overhaul” of legislation.  […]

Worthing Liberal Democrats Weekly Newsletter – 14th to 20th April 2013

Articles for the past week: Leader: The Full Monty News this past week: 1. Off Street Parking Decision Down To One Man 2. IT Disaster Costs. 3. Cheap Energy Plan Approved 4. Worthing Fishermen Supported WORTHING LIBERAL DEMOCRATS WEEKLY NEWSLETTER 14TH TO 20TH APRIL 2013 Lib Dems will keep County services local where ever possible Lib […]

Extracts of Nick Clegg’s speech at Welsh Liberal Democrat conference

Liberal Democrat Leader and Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg will today [Saturday] speak at the Welsh Liberal Democrat Spring Conference in Cardiff. Check against delivery On Labour Under Ed Miliband and Ed Balls, Labour has retreated into the comfort of opposition. With no recognition of the mess they made of the economy. No apologies and […]

Worthing Liberal Democrats Weekly Newsletter – 31st March to 13th April 2012

Articles for the past two weeks: Leader: The County Set News this past two weeks: 1. New Chief Executive For Adur & Worthing 2. Hazel Thorpe Calls On Council To Save Up To £200 From Worthing Families Energy Bills 3. IT Disaster Details Kept Secret 4. Local Lib Dems Support Worthing’s Fishermen 5. Teville Gate Up […]

Local Lib Dems support Worthing’s fishermen – Alan Rice

Worthing Liberal Democrats will push for a fairer allocation of quota for Worthing’s on-shore fishermen on Tuesday (April 16th) with a motion to Full Council.       The motion notes the historic economy of Worthing was primarily based on mackerel fishing and TV Chef Hugh Fearnley-Wittingstall’s successful “Fish Fight” campaign to end the practice of discards of […]