Lib Dems call for renewable energy boost

This year the Liberal Democrats at Lewes District Council are having another go at getting renewable energy higher up the planning agenda when it comes to building new homes. Last October Lib Dem councillor Vic Ient proposed that all new housing and commercial developments incorporated renewable...

Read More

Lib Dems force action on empty houses

The Liberal Democrats have today claimed victory as the Conservative government bowed to pressure to take decisive action on empty houses, by giving new tax powers for councils. The government has accepted the principle of an amendment from Lib Dem Peers (Baroness Pinnock and Lord Shipley) to set...

Read More

Conservatives Stifle Debate

Opposition councillors on East Sussex County Council are furious at a decision by the ruling Conservative administration to prevent councillors discussing controversial cuts to Adult Social Care.  Councillor David Tutt, Leader of the Liberal Democrat group on the County Council explains:   “We ha...

Read More

More News