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Clear Statement Welcome

It is very rare that I pass on a statement from my party leader, Tim Farron, but this is an ...
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Funding Cuts To Local Schools

The Tories have put out out a leaflet accusing me of "Spending huge amounts of time on Facebook and Twitter instigating fruitless political arguments" ...
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Campaigning in Ashurst

Campaigning in the Sun

It was great to join the Lib Dem Team in Ashurst today, talking to voters and getting our leaflets delivered ...
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Water Meters

You never know what you are going to be asked about when knocking on people's doors ...
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Recycling Performance

Quite a lot of people have mentioned to me withdrawal of local mini recycling centres ...
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Frustrating (And Dangerous) Delay…

It's great news that Hounsdown Avenue finally got the long overdue resurfacing work ...
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Election Expenses Fiddle

A lot of people have asked what is going to happen about the outstanding cases of election fraud, being pursued by the Crown Prosecution Service ...
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Lib Dem Membership Up 5000 Today

Over 5000 people have joined the Liberal Democrats since Mrs May made her announcement about a June 8th General Election at 11am ...
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June - Number 10 Yellow Door

Letter To The Press – June Election

An early June General Election is a wonderful opportunity for voters to decide what sort of government we want ...
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A general election called by Mrs May

General Election June 8th

Now that's quite a shock. A windswept Mrs May announces that she is - after all - going to call a snap General Election on June 8th ...
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Voting Starts Today

The first votes for seats on Hampshire County Council will be cast today. ...
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Housing at Brokenford Lane?

The Problem With Housing

Simply put, the problem with housing is that there isn't enough of it. ...
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Postal Ballot papers arriving

Postal Ballots Arriving Saturday

It's expected that the postal vote ballots for the Hampshire County Council election will start to fall on people's doormats on Saturday morning ...
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Eling Tide Mill

Red Faced Tories Over Tide Mill Project

More than a few local residents have expressed surprise that that the project, known as "The Eling Experience", to renovate the Tide Mill and improve the Heritage Centre, to include a Learning Centre, has not materialised ...
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Five Questions Posed by Labour

After ignoring the Town for some years, we have finally had a postcard from the Labour party, suggesting that Hampshire County Council would be better run by Labour Councillors ...
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Totton Crime Update

I have now had an update from Sergeant Paul Southam, at Totton Police Station, with regard to questions I put to him. ...
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Does Punishment Fit The Crime?

The Conservatives can't welcome the fact that one of their own is making most of the local headlines once again ...
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Rewarded For Green Things

May 4th 2017 will be the first County Council election in which I won't be facing opposition from a Green candidate ...
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Chris Lagdon

Thank You Chris

The deadline for nominating people to stand for elections to Hampshire County Council on May 4th has passed ...
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Public Meeting On Local Crime

A few years ago, in response to an increase in crime in Totton, I helped organise and attended a public meeting in the town ...
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