New Lights to be installed on St Ann's footbridge

Work is set to to begin on the installation of new lighting on the St Ann's footbridge following campaign by local Lib Dems.  The works requested by Liberal Democrat Councillor Eddie Thomas will begin on Monday April 19th. The new lighting is being installed by Fuse Rail with the works being fund...

Read More

Swale Borough Council has joined Faversham Town council in taking the Made by Dyslexia pledge

Swale Borough Council has unanimously agreed to sign the Made by Dyslexia pledge in a vote at their March full council following a motion proposed by Lib Dem Cllr Ben J Martin and seconded by Lib Dem Cllr Hannah Perkin. Faversham Town Council, passed a similar motion at their February meeting, ag...

Read More

Antony Hook wins call for Kent to tell government "scrap council tax"

Antony Hook wins call for Kent to tell government

  Today at Kent County Council’s 2021 budget meeting, Kent Liberal Democrats, who are the largest opposition group, challenged the fairness of the council tax system and called for council tax to be abolished.   Our amendment called for the council to write to the government to ask for council t...

Read More

Swale Lib Dem Leader calls on MPs to rethink inhumane immigration rules

Swale Liberal Democrat Group Leader, Cllr Ben J Martin has sent an open letter to Faversham and Mid Kent MP, Helen Whately & Sittingbourne and Sheppey MP, Gordon Henderson raising concerns regarding new immigration rules and their effect on Rough Sleepers. New rules, introduced on December 1s...

Read More

Lib Dem Councillors step up pressure for Faversham Creek Bridge

Lib Dem Councillors step up pressure for Faversham Creek Bridge

We want a working bridge over Faversham Creek that not only connects the two sides of the town by land, but also opens to allow boats to travel up the Creek to the basin. This vision represents a big social and economic opportunity for the town including the creation of new jobs and businesses. ...

Read More

More News