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

County Council launches ‘Every Pound Counts’ budget consultation

A major consultation to involve the people of West Sussex in decisions on how taxpayers’ money is spent has been launched today (Thursday September 22) by the County Council. Called ‘Every Pound Counts’, the survey will ask residents and businesses for their opinions on how public money is used. The consultation will also ask people […]

West Sussex Liberal Democrats have slammed Tory County Councillors’ over continuing program of deep cuts to Care in the Community.

Deputy Leader Dr James Walsh said   “Tory County Councillors voted to slash spending on Care in the Community for the Elderly and those with Learning Disabilities and Mental health needs last February. At the time we warned that they were going too far and too deep over 3 years rather than four, and without […]

Better links with Worthing business parks

West Sussex County Council’s Deputy Leader is hoping a drive to strengthen relationships between the authority and local businesses will help to boost the county’s economy. Lionel Barnard has written to Worthing County Local Committee (CLC) Chairman Bob Smytherman to ask for a better link with local enterprises – particularly the town many business parks […]

Your Views Wanted On Future of West Sussex Youth Services

A public consultation has been launched into important changes being proposed to County Council services for young people, their families and communities in West Sussex. The changes to the Youth Support & Development Services (YSDS) continue the work already underway to focus resources on targeted services for the most vulnerable young people. This includes those […]

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West Sussex County Council’s Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee welcomes clot busting drug for stroke patients

The provision of around the clock clot busting drug treatment for stroke patients has been welcomed by West Sussex County Council’s Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee (HOSC). Research has shown that patients have a much better chance of recovery if ‘thrombolytic’ drugs and treatment are given as soon as possible after a stroke. The specialist […]

Worthing Lib Dem group leader

Worthing Liberal Democrats Weekly Newsletter – 11th to 17th September 2011

Articles for the past week: Leader:  Signed, sealed and delivered? News this past week: Worthing Liberal Democrats Welcome New Neighbourhood Watch Website West Sussex Liberal Democrats Highlight Impact Of Tory Cuts On Disabled People In the County Worthing Liberal Democrats Weekly Newsletter 11th to 17th September 2011 Lib Dems will keep Worthing’s services local Lib […]

Self-service terminals are being installed at Chichester Library

Banned books on display in West Sussex libraries

The shelves of several libraries in West Sussex will be soon be displaying a range of banned and controversial books. The county is one of 50 local authorities in the UK to participate in a Banned Books fortnight. The displays will run in Chichester, Crawley and Worthing libraries from September 24 for two weeks. Librarians […]

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‘Big Society Fund’ Backs West Sussex Projects

A ‘Big Society Fund’ set-up by West Sussex County Council will be backing four projects designed to support local communities. The fund, worth £240,000 in the current financial year, allows County Council members to apply for money to support initiatives in their electoral division that meet at least one of the objectives of the national […]

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County Councillors asked to support car free day

West Sussex County Council’s Cabinet Member for Highways and Transport is encouraging all County Councillors to ditch the car for European Car Free Day on Thursday September 22. Pieter Montyn has asked councillors to support the day by walking, cycling or using public transport when travelling to and from County Council buildings. Pieter said: “I […]

Live well with the Worthing Well-being Hub

A Brand new Wellbeing Hub for Worthing is set to open their doors soon, which will offer ‘one-stop’ help for adults and families wanting healthier lifestyles. Funded by West Sussex County Council and the NHS, the Hub, part of seven across the County, provide ‘face-to-face’ contact with the public and help them ‘tap’ into a […]