Adur, West & East Worthing Party including East Arun

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Tories ‘rubber stamp’ Controversial Fencing

Tory Councillors have gone ahead with their controversial plans to fence off Broadwater Manor Ground despite hearing evidence from local residents groups that the consultation was flawed. In response, Deputy Lib Dem Leader Bob Smytherman told the committee that this would be the “thin end of the wedge” as further applications to fence off public land […]

Manor Sports Ground – Update!

You’ll remember late last month when we announced our opposition to the fencing-off of part of Manor Sports Ground for use by the new Bohunt Academy, and in a victory for Adur & Worthing Liberal Democrats the decision was called in to scrutiny. Councillors Hazel Thorpe and Bob Smytherman, supported by Councillor James Doyle (Green) requested a […]

UPDATE: Manor Sports Ground Fencing

Earlier this week we announced our opposition to the fencing-off of part of Manor Sports Ground for use by the new Bohunt Academy, and in a victory for Adur & Worthing Liberal Democrats the decision has been called in to scrutiny. Councillors Hazel Thorpe and Bob Smytherman, supported by Councillor James Doyle (Green) requested a […]

We will not sit on the fence!

Adur & Worthing Liberal Democrats totally agree with Worthing residents that open spaces such as our parks, sports grounds and our greensward should be kept open for public use for all ages. Schools too should be able to retain their playing fields and not be forced into selling off sections of land to development to pay […]

Seagulls come to Kitty’s Field

Brighton & Hove Albion now have football training on Kitty’s Field every Thursday morning with well known local coach Slider. Liberal Democrats County Councillor for Broadwater Alan Rice was more than happy to support “Albion in the Community” in bidding for funds to West Sussex County Council to keep the sessions going and the bid for £15,000 was successful with […]

Worthing Liberal Democrats Weekly Newsletter – 3rd to 9th June 2012

Articles for the past week: Leader:  In the blue corner …. News this past week:  1. Lib Dems Slam State Of Pot-hole Repairs And Grass Cutting In West Sussex 2. Arun’s Cleaner – Horsham’s Better 3. Want To Be Worthing Theatres Manager? WORTHING LIBERAL DEMOCRATS WEEKLY NEWSLETTER 3RD TO 9TH JUNE 2012     Lib Dems will keep Worthing’s […]

Worthing Liberal Democrats Weekly Newsletter – 20th to 26th May 2012

Articles for the past week: Leader:  Power to the people News this past week:  1. “Rock The Chamber” For Assembly Hall? 2. New Waste Plant for Decoy Farm? 3. New Fuel Poverty Figures –  No Cause For Complacency WORTHING LIBERAL DEMOCRATS WEEKLY NEWSLETTER                                    20TH TO 26TH MAY 2012     Lib Dems will keep Worthing’s services local […]

Worthing Liberal Democrats Weekly Newsletter – 13th to 19th May 2012

Articles for the past week: Leader:  Rock the chamber News this past week:  1. Worthing Lib Dems Call For Tory Action As Fuel Poverty Spending Slashed 2. Liberal Democrats Slam West Sussex Tories “Judge & Jury” Takeover Of Scrutiny Process 3. Mayor Making Sees First Lib Dem Deputy Mayor For Five Years WORTHING LIBERAL DEMOCRATS WEEKLY NEWSLETTER 13TH TO […]

Worthing Liberal Democrats Weekly Newsletter – 6th to 12th May 2012

Articles for the past week: Leader:  Nick agrees with us News this past week:  1. Worthing Tories Vote Share Down 7% 2. New Shadow Cabinet 3. New Deputy Mayor – Two For The Price Of One 4  Queen’s Speech Has Lib Dem Stamp 5. It’s Not Easy Being Green 6. Business As Usual From Worthing […]

No library closed under Lib Dem leadership – Farron

Self-service terminals are being installed at Chichester Library

Last year, more than 40 libraries were closed by Conservative and Labour councils. In stark contrast, for the second year in a row, no Liberal Democrat-controlled council in England and Wales closed any library. Liberal Democrat-controlled Cardiff is opening five new libraries and Portsmouth and Bristol are also opening new libraries. Commenting, Liberal Democrat Party […]