[20 Nov 2014 | No Comments | 60 views]

One of six such clubs in the region, the ‘Green Waste Club’ was introduced by local Lib Dems here starting out with 2,500 customers.  That number has risen to nearly 5,000 today. Portsmouth’s Victoria Park Summer Fair saw the Club in attendance at its stall manned by Biffa’s Green Waste officer Stephen Hanby. There was lots of local interest from the 6,000 at the event and new customers have been …

[13 Nov 2014 | No Comments | 116 views]
Parliamentary candidate Gerald Vernon-Jackson at the Kings Theatre

​Constant lobbying and campaigning by Portsmouth South Parliamentary Candidate and Milton Ward City Councillor Gerald Vernon-Jackson,​ backed by local Lib Dem Councillors and campaigners, has forced the Conservative/Labour/UKIP coalition running the Council to back down on huge cuts to cultural venues and cuts to vital modest grants.  The announcement was made in The News recently when the paper reported upcoming city budget cuts.

Local Lib Dems received massive support from residents …

[23 Oct 2014 | No Comments | 167 views]
Councillor Darren Sanders at Airbus

Liberal Democrats have helped 1.8 million apprentices start training since 2010. That’s the biggest expansion in apprentices since the 1950s.
All young people should have the opportunity to get on in life, and apprenticeships are a great way to achieve that.

Cllr Darren Sanders, the Lib Dem parliamentary candidate for Portsmouth North, recently met with apprentices at Airbus Defence and Space in Anchorage Park. “There have been 6610 new apprenticeships in Portsmouth …