Shock ONS figures show economy in trouble - Vince Cable

Liberal Democrat leader Vince Cable has warned that the economy is in serious trouble after the ONS revised figures showing that Britain’s assets are worth £490bn less than had been thought.
 

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News From Caroline Pidgeon AM: Mayor of London finally agrees that fire safety breaches by landlords must be included in new rogue landlord database

Breaches of fire safety legislation by landlords, including details of prosecutions brought by the London Fire Brigade, will now be included on the soon to be launched London rogue landlords database. The assurance was finally given this week by the Mayor of London following questioning by Liberal Democrat London Assembly Member Caroline Pidgeon.

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Vince Cable continues to push Richmond Council to end its ‘jobsworth’ approach of seeking to ration the amount of exercise on Twickenham Green

Twickenham MP Vince Cable has responded again to Richmond Council urging them to reconsider their current approach of seeking to cap the number of people who can use Twickenham Green for exercise.

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Vince in Conversation

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Vince Cable, Twickenham MP and Leader of the Liberal Democrats, will be in conversation with the Guardian's Zoe Williams about his career in politics and our party going forward. 

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Council Shamed in to Cleaning Filthy Pavements

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The Tories on Richmond Council have been shamed by Lib Dem activists into finally taking action to clean up the borough's filthy pavements.

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Sarah Olney Appointed Chief of Staff

Richmond Park Liberal Democrats are pleased to announce that Sarah Olney, by-election victor and former MP for Richmond Park, has been appointed as Chief of Staff to Vince Cable.

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Negative response to Tories' latest Twickenham Riverside proposals

The Conservatives have been dealt a blow in their plans to develop Twickenham Riverside as the latest consultation results show Twickenham residents don’t like what they’re being offered.

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EU Nurse Exodus Risk for Local Hospitals

After recently visiting the West Middlesex and Kingston Hospitals, Vince Cable MP said that a serious risk for both hospitals is the loss of their EU nursing staff, fearful of their future role in Brexit Britain.

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Historic Sutton estate could house Grenfell families

Nearly 160 empty flats on Chelsea’s Sutton estate could be used to re-home victims of the Grenfell Tower fire within weeks, says a resident.

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Scrap the pay cap for NHS workers gets backing from Vince Cable

Vince Cable, MP for Twickenham, was happy to give his full backing to the ‘scrap the cap’ campaign for nurses and other NHS workers when he recently visited Middlesex Hospital.

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