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Monthly Archives: August 2013

Massive boost for cycling – Baker

The Coalition Government has announced a massive boost for cyclists with nearly £150m to make cycling easier and safer. £77m will be divided between Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham, Newcastle, Bristol, Cambridge, Oxford and Norwich, while the New Forest, Peak District, South Downs and Dartmoor will each share a slice of £17m funding for national parks. With […]

Online Shopping and Town Centre Design

We increasingly hear that online shopping is becoming more and more popular. I think that in out own lives we can probably acknowledge the truth of this. There is also a big shortage of affordable housing in Worthing. About 1000 local people are looking for homes. It seems to me that re thinking out core […]

Worthing Liberal Democrats Weekly Newsletter – 4th to 10th August 2013

Leader: Bench mark News this past week: 1. Housing Forum – No Thanks 2. Fracking in Worthing? WORTHING LIBERAL DEMOCRATS NEWSLETTER 4TH TO 10TH AUGUST 2013 Lib Dems will keep County services local where ever possible Lib Dems will devolve more money to be spent locally and allow residents to decide how it’s spent Lib […]

Nick Clegg pays tribute to Sir Alan Beith

Sir Alan Beith has today announced his intention to stand down as an MP in 2015 after four decades representing Berwick upon Tweed. He is the longest serving Liberal/Liberal Democrat MP since Lloyd George and currently chairs the parliamentary Justice Committee and Liaison Committee. Commenting, Liberal Democrat Leader and Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg said: […]

New powers to protect vulnerable consumers from rogue traders – Swinson

Liberal Democrat Business Minister Jo Swinson has today announced new plans to tackle rogue traders and give better protection to vulnerable and elderly consumers.   Rogue traders cost consumers billions of pounds per year and can cause distress and alarm to people, especially elderly and vulnerable people.   The new proposals amending the Consumer Protection […]

Worthing Liberal Democrats Weekly Newsletter – 28th July to 3rd August 2013

Leader: Representation of the People News this past week: 1. Vince Cable Says Build More Houses 2. Local Authority Pension Funds For Homes WORTHING LIBERAL DEMOCRATS NEWSLETTER 28TH JULY TO 3RD AUGUST 2013 Lib Dems will keep County services local where ever possible Lib Dems will devolve more money to be spent locally and allow […]