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  • Document: Apr 24, 2015
  • key_economy-deficit.jpg
    Article: Apr 23, 2015

    The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has said the Liberal Democrats are the most transparent party when it comes to public spending plans.

    In its analysis of the parties spending plans, the IFS reported that the Liberal Democrats are the most transparent.

    It also said that the Conservatives give a "misleading impression" while Labour give "disappointingly little" information on borrowing and do not provide enough funding for the NHS.

  • Lynne Beaumont and Shepway Lib Dems with Lib Dem Tax Cut banner
    Article: Apr 23, 2015

    Great interview by Dave Sharp with Lib Dem candidate Lynne Beaumont on Folkestone's Academy FM about the forthcoming General Election.

    On Friday 24 April, Academy FM will be hosting a free live public debate at the Quarterhouse in Folkestone. The debate will feature the candidates from all main parties in Folkestone and Hythe

    To register your interest for a seat at the event, please email: events@academyfmfolkestone.com or alternatively call the office on 01303 721059 or drop into the Quarterhouse on Tontine Street for a paper application.

  • Lynne Beaumont
    Article: Apr 20, 2015
  • Article: Apr 17, 2015

    43,600 people in Shepway are £825 better off thanks to the Liberal Democrats. A Lib Dem policy, delivered in Government because the Lib Dems fought for it and you.

    David Cameron said it couldn't be done. David Cameron was wrong.

  • Joanna Lumley, Peter Carroll, Lynne Beaumont, Madan and Mina Gurung at BBC TV Centre
    Article: Apr 16, 2015

    Actress and campaigner Joanna Lumley has given a glowing endorsement to Lynne Beaumont in her fight to be the next MP for Folkestone & Hythe. Lynne worked closely with Joanna during the Folkestone based Gurkha Justice Campaign which was spearheaded by Joanna.

    In the endorsement, the full text of which follows at the foot of this note, Joanna says of Lynne,

  • Liberal Democrat 2015 General Election Manifesto Cover
    Article: Apr 15, 2015

    The 2015 Liberal Democrat General Election manifesto is on the main party website to read or download at www.libdems.org.uk/manifesto free of charge in a variety of formats including Clearview (ie large print), Plaintext, Audio, Braille and Easy Read.

    Hard copies of the manifesto are available to buy online from Lib Dem Image for £7.50 plus postage and packing. Alternatively, you can call or fax Lib Dem Image on 07505 412467 or email info@libdemimage.co.uk

    Paper Braille copies and Audio CDs of the manifesto will also be available in the next few days via Lib Dem Image at a cost of £3 plus postage and packing.

  • key_nick-school-children.jpg
    Article: Apr 15, 2015

    The Liberal Democrat manifesto puts opportunity at its heart and sets out a plan to ensure every child has a world-class education.

    The party has announced a major new commitment to protect education funding for every child.

    This means protecting education spending per pupil in real terms over the next parliament, increasing the education budget as a whole.

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