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  • Article: Mar 5, 2019

    The following table lists the 2018 committee members of the Forest of Dean Liberal Democrats

    Role Member
    President Anthony Lynch
    Chair Peter Brown
    Secretary (Acting) Sue Henchley
    Treasurer Heather Lusty
    Membership Secretary Gill Moseley
    Campaigns Sue Henchley
    Digital Communications
    Ordinary Members
  • Article: Nov 20, 2018
    By Jonathan Gault

    A report in The Times on Saturday announced that Councils have spent about £100 million on fighting parents seeking support for their disabled children and losing nine out of ten of the cases that went to tribunals.

    I have two comments to make on this news.

    The stress and work this process puts plaintiffs through is enormous and the cost horrendous. When The Times states that local authorities have allegedly lied they do not exaggerate. Parents of disabled children go through enough agony already without having to fight for their rights and make a home for their families often in circumstances that would be a nightmare for most people.

  • Article: Jul 19, 2018
    In BBC

    NO DEAL BREXIT will require International Driving Permits

    After Brexit, British drivers will need International Driving Permits following a NO DEAL Brexit.

    In one of the many benefits taken for granted as members of the European Union, along with Roaming Mobile contracts, reciprocal medical benefits and visa free travel, driving on the continent will no longer be as simple and inexpensive as it is now, says the National Audit Office (NAO)

  • Page: Jul 18, 2018

    The UK is in the middle of the biggest housing crisi in a generation. The sale of state owned housing and the lack of replacement stock, means that rents consume a large chunk of people wages.

    Over 40% of ex-council owned homes are now rented privately. See HERE for details.

    Many of these are either fully or partially paid for by the tax payer though the benefit system. So to be clear PRIVATE LANDLORDS are being subsidised by us the TAX PAYER.

  • Article: Jul 18, 2018
    By Terry Tull in Daily Express, BBC

    With the recent electoral commission finding that the official Brexit campaign group, Vote Leave and a second leave group, BeLeave broke the electoral law, Conservative MP Nicholas Soames (Winston Churchill's grandson) has demanded that Brexit be "blown up and started all over again" to maintain the trust of the British People.