Lib Dem Led Faversham Town Council Works to Raise Awareness of Dyslexia

Lib Dem Led Faversham Town Council has run a series of events to mark Dyslexia Awareness Week.  The event's arranged by the Town Council's Youth Working group included a performance by the Award-winning Sam Rapp, the dyslexic poet, a community support event, supported by Faversham Dyslexia and a ...

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Council Committed to tackling Homelessness

Lib Dem group leader at Swale Borough Council and Cabinet Member for Housing Cllr Ben J Martin has provided a list of achievements including 97% reduction in rough sleeping, in response to a question raised by a member of the council at the full council meeting held on Wednesday, October 6th 2021...

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Councillors Push for Affordable Housing

Liberal Democrat Councillor's from Watling Ward have written to Kent County Council Cabinet Member to request that the provision of affordable housing is given priority in decision making over sale of former social care site.    Earlier in the year, KCC advertised the former site of Kiln Court an...

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Helen Whately breaks promise to people of Faversham & Mid Kent over unfair tax hike

Faversham Liberal Democrats have slammed local Conservative MP Helen Whately’s choice to break their promise to the electorate and vote for a 1.25% rise in National Insurance. The changes, which go against the Conservatives’ manifesto promise not to raise taxes, will mean hard-pressed local famil...

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6,540 in Faversham & Mid Kent face "heartless" government Universal Credit cut

As many as 17% of hard-pressed families across Faversham & Mid Kent face being left worse off when the government end the uplift to Universal Credit next month.  New data from the Joseph Rowntree Foundation exposes the true nature of how badly some areas will be hit by the £20 Universal Credi...

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