Adur, West & East Worthing Party including East Arun

Category Archives: Rustington Parish Council

Worthing Lib Dems call on Southern Water to come clean on sewage dump

Worthing Liberal Democrats have today called on Southern Water to come clean on their dumping of raw sewage into the sea at East Worthing.  Southern Water blamed a “technical difficulty” with a pump behind the need to dump the untreated sewage from 3am Sunday morning and through Monday. Only in June in a similar incident Southern Water dumped raw […]

Latest round of community funding to be allocated by Eastern Arun Committee

The latest round of Community Initiative Funding will be agreed by Eastern Arun County Councillors at a meeting this month. The Joint Eastern Arun Area Committee meets on Tuesday September 18, at 7pm, in the John de Bohun Room, The Woodlands Centre, Woodlands Avenue, Rustington, BN16 3HB. The Committee will be considering grant applications for […]

The quiet success of the green economy in the South East

Environmental groups, politicians and businesses are hailing the strength of the UK’s green economy after a new report showed it had quietly become a British success story. A review published by the Green Alliance on 30 August shows the green economy has weathered the recession while other sectors have stumbled, stalled or collapsed. It takes […]

Roadblock needed to ensure Heathrow third runway plans remain grounded

Rehashing plans to build a third runway at Heathrow would be environmental suicide, Catherine Bearder Member of the European Parliament for the South-East of England has said. Tory MP Tim Yeo told the Daily Telegraph a new runway would mean the UK could stay in the economic premier league and allow our children to enjoy […]

Catherine Bearder pledges to be a fisherman’s friend

A campaign aimed at improving EU fishing laws has been backed by Catherine Bearder MEP who has pledged to strike a better deal for fishermen. Activists plan to present Catherine the Liberal Democrat Member of the European Parliament for the South-East of England with a six-foot long fishing net filled with 650 fish cards signed […]

Find out more about FIS in Littlehampton and East Preston

Find out more about the Family Information Service and what it can offer you and your family in Littlehampton and East Preston next month. West Sussex County Council has set up the events to highlight the many types of childcare available and to help ensure parents claim the free childcare (early years provision) they are […]

Enable Me Project youth club launched in Littlehampton

A youth club for disabled children and young people has been opened by the Enable Me Project in Littlehampton, funded for three years by West Sussex County Council. Enable Me started in 2005 and the aims of the charity are to raise disability awareness in the community and to help improve the lives of disabled […]

Catherine Bearder MEP urges Government to say no to airport expansion in South East

Catherine Bearder Member of the European Parliament for South-East England has decried plans for runway expannsion in West Sussex and the wider South-East of England. It comes as a new Liberal Democrat aviation strategy is unveiled aimed at striking a balance between jobs and growth with the environmental impact of the air industry Catherine said […]

Sharon Bowles interview on BBC HARDtalk

Sharon Bowles Member of the European Parliament for the South-East of England and the Chair of the the European Parliaments Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee has given an in-depth interview on the role she plays in the European Union. Sharon has recently been described as one of the top ten most influential regulators. The interview […]

Bearder welcomes plans unveiled to protect homeowners on Spanish coast

Catherine Bearder Member of the European Parliament for the South East of England has welcomed steps to shore up the rights of home-owners on the Spanish coast. The Spanish Government plans to protect European Union (EU) citizens who invested in property, but faced ruin after it emerged homes had been built illegally. Catherine said: “Thousands […]