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

Liberal Democrat membership surge continues

The Liberal Democrats are continuing to grow as a party, with membership expected to reach 44,000 today – an increase of more than 500 members this year. This compares with 42,501 at the start of 2013 and 43,451 at the start of this year. 2013 was the first time in recent history a governing party […]

Cameron and Miliband missing in action – Farron

            The Liberal Democrats have released a new poster on the morning of the second IN-OUT debate between Nick Clegg and Nigel Farage. The poster accuses David Cameron and Ed Miliband of being ‘Missing in Action’ and Nick Clegg as the only party leader standing up for British jobs. An […]

Last night we saw the nasty side of Nigel Farage – Featherstone

Below is an article by Lynne Featherstone, in which she strongly criticises Nigel Farage after his comments in last night’s debate on the Ukraine, describing them as ‘I agree with Vlad’, and same-sex marriage. It has just been published on the party’s website here: Lynne Featherstone: Last night we saw the nasty side of Nigel […]

TheCityUK back the case for Britain staying in the EU – Danny Alexander

Independent financial services membership body, TheCityUK has today announced its latest forecast trade figures showing the importance of Britain’s membership in the EU. The report reveals that the UK’s trade surplus in financial services now stands at a record £61bn, up 10% on 2012.  More than £20bn of this trade is with other European member […]

Danny Alexander quote on inflation figures

Below is a quote from Liberal Democrat Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander in response to this morning’s inflation figures. “Today’s inflation numbers add to the growing tide of encouraging economic statistics over recent months. There is much more to be done and there are more difficult decisions ahead, but this shows that our […]


£700 tax cut promised, £800 delivered

The Budget has confirmed victory for the Liberal Democrats in our campaign to deliver an £800 tax cut for people on low and middle incomes. Cutting income tax by £700 – by raising the tax-free allowance to £10,000 – was the top priority on the front page of the Liberal Democrat manifesto. That comes into […]

Unemployment falls again – Vince Cable

Figures published today by the Office for National Statistics show that the level of unemployment has fallen again. Unemployment figures have fallen by 63,000 to 2.33 million in the three months to January 2014. The number of people in employment has risen to 30.19 million. Commenting, Liberal Democrat Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and […]

Labour calls half a million young apprentices ‘deadweight’

Liberal Democrat Leader Nick Clegg MP today revealed Labour’s plan to scrap 500,000 apprenticeships because they view them as “deadweight.” Speaking at Prime Minister’s Question today, Nick Clegg MP said: “This week the Labour Party have been talking about the need to give people job opportunities. “Last week they tabled an amendment to the Deregulation […]


If you think you’ve had it hard this last couple of weeks, just think about our local fishermen! Because of the awful weather they haven’t been able to set out to sea to fish for their living. Lib Dems promote the living wage and how better to do than join the not for profit, Catch […]

Liberal Democrats bid for full consultation on part-night street lighting fails

Following the installation of new street lighting under West Sussex County Council’s PFI contract, many local residents have contacted their Liberal Democrat councillors to complain that their new lights are going off at midnight, when the old ones were illuminated throughout the night. Liberal Democrat councillors ‘called in’ the Conservative Cabinet Member’s decision to make […]