Adur, West & East Worthing Party including East Arun

  • Our campaign for a better Worthing

    • Support for low cost and rental homes
    • More childcare and flexibility in provision
    • More help with living costs for vulnerable people
    • The promotion of cheaper energy schemes such as Ichooser and renewables
    • Support remaining in Europe so that it can be improved
Older People’s Day

Living with dementia – the true picture

West Sussex County Council Leader Louise Goldsmith was guest speaker at a countywide event on the impact of dementia on both those with the illness and their families. Louise Goldsmith explained how the County Council and its partner organisations aim to help its older residents, particularly those with dementia, as part of the West Co-operative. […]

Worthing and Adur EXACT (WAE),

It’s the EXACT way to help Worthing people affected by drink and drug misuse

A COMMUNITY group run by people in Worthing and Adur who have been affected by drink and drug misuse is being launched in October. Called Worthing and Adur EXACT (WAE), it is one of a network the West Sussex Drug and Alcohol Team has set up countywide. EXACT groups enable people who are recovering from […]

Further report required on impact of social care changes

The West Sussex Adults’ Services Select Committee has requested an update in nine months to assess the impact of changes to West Sussex County Council’s adults’ services. At its meeting on Thursday September 22, the Committee received an initial update on how the implementation of the changes were going following the decision earlier this year […]

Early Years Music Programme

Chance for children to join brain busking music sessions

Children aged three to six have a chance to join a top tutor at a special early years music morning. Research has shown that encouraging children to take part in music sessions from an early age helps to boost their IQ. It can also give them a sense of fun and an ability to work […]

3 reasons why 20's Plenty is vital for Worthing's children

Pupils walking all over the world for International Walk to School Month

More than 80 West Sussex schools will be making their mark on the world with a ‘green’ footprint during International Walk to School Month. Between Monday October 10 and Friday October 14, pupils will be encouraged to get to and from school using alternative methods of transport to the car, as outlined in the individual […]

New West Sussex gritters get ready to battle the elements

West Sussex County Council and its highways contractor Balfour Beatty have unveiled a new line of defence in the battle against snow and ice on the roads.A brand new fleet of 26 gritters has been welcomed to the county and they have already been put to the test when the county staged ‘Operation Snowflake’ over […]

Pioneering homeless review to cover Adur, Arun and Worthing

Members of the homeless community will be asked how easy it is for them to access services across Arun, Adur andWorthingas part of a pioneering review. All organisations that have first hand experiences of working with or helping homeless people access health, employment, education and leisure services are being invited to take part The investigation […]

Unions urge public response on Youth Services

Unions urge public response on Youth Services

Today two trade unions, UNISON and the Community and Youth Workers’ Union (CYWU), called on West Sussex residents to take part in a public consultation on the future of Youth Services. The West Sussex Youth Service, which provides a range of professional services to young people, from community youth work to services to prevent re-offending, […]

Worthing Lib Dem group leader

Worthing Liberal Democrats Weekly Newsletter – 18th to 24th September 2011

Articles for the past week:   Leader:  Lib Dem Conference – Nick Clegg’s Speech       News this past week:   1. Lib Dem Conference – Jo Swinson: Putting Quality At The Heart Of Government Policy 2. Lib Dem Conference – Martin Horwood: We Will Continue To Support The Arab Spring 3. West Sussex Liberal Democrats Have Slammed Tory County […]

West Sussex County Council Trading Standards Service.

Giant lighter clampdown after Trading Standards swoop

Giant lighter clampdown after Trading Standards swoop SOME 36,000 giant lighters – which are a jumbo version of the normal disposable ones – have been taken off the market, following swoops by officers from West Sussex County Council Trading Standards Service. An estimated one million giant lighters have found their way into the country and […]