Dementia tax data shows potentially huge costs for Bexley residents

Liberal Democrat candidates in Bexley borough have criticised Theresa May’s Dementia Tax after research done by the party showed it could cost local homeowners more than £170,000. The Conservative policy would force the sale of family homes to fund care for elderly and vulnerable relatives.  

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Bexleyheath candidate attacks plan to cut school lunches for 10,000 local children

Bexleyheath candidate attacks plan to cut school lunches for 10,000 local children

Up to 2434 children living in poverty across Bexley will have their lunches taken away under Theresa May's plans to abolish universal free school lunches for infants, Liberal Democrat research has revealed. In total 9,846 children in Bexley are set to lose out under the plans. Those families lo...

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Bexley youth hear Lib Dem plan for a brighter future

Bexley youth hear Lib Dem plan for a brighter future

Bexley young people heard how the Liberal Democrats would focus on youth with its policies on voting, housing, education and drugs policy. A hustings in Thamesmead organised by Update News saw Drew Heffernan, candidate for Old Bexley & Sidcup, debate issues with candidates from Labour, the C...

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Lib Dems to triple pupil premium funding for children in Bexley

Lib Dems to triple pupil premium funding for children in Bexley

Hundreds of 3-4 year-olds in Bexley borough would benefit from Liberal Democrat plans to triple funding for the early years pupil premium, which gives extra cash to nurseries, preschools and schools when they take on children from disadvantaged backgrounds.

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Lib Dems would give Greater London Authority police force an extra £62m a year

Lib Dems would give Greater London Authority police force an extra £62m a year

Liberal Democrats have announced they would boost investment in police forces by £300m a year, reassuring Bexley residents concerned about crime and anti-social behaviour. This will help reverse the damage done by Theresa May's £2bn of cuts as Home Secretary and now Prime Minister which have seve...

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Bexley Lib Dem urges James Brokenshire to reject Hard Brexit manifesto

Bexley Lib Dem urges James Brokenshire to reject Hard Brexit manifesto

Liberal Democrat Parliamentary candidate Drew Heffernan is urging Old Bexley & Sidcup MP James Brokenshire to reject Theresa May's Hard Brexit manifesto and instead pledge to protect the local economy by keeping Britain in the single market.

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Bexley Lib Dems ready for snap election

Bexley Lib Dems ready for snap election

Bexley Liberal Democrats have announced the candidates who will fight the snap General Election on June 8th.

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Do you ever wake up with that sinking feeling?

Liberal Democrats have released their new Party Political Broadcast. Watch it here:

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