Lib Dems penny in the pound for NHS would raise £19.8 million extra for Richmond

Tim Farron, Lib Dem leader, has announced the Lib Dems would plug funding gaps for the NHS and social care by putting a penny on income tax, in the Lib Dems first major manifesto commitment of the election campaign.

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Improvements at Teddington Memorial Hospital welcomed by Vince Cable, but why the cuts in beds?

Vince Cable, the Liberal Democrat Parliamentary candidate for Twickenham, has warmly welcomed the improvements in care services set out in a recent report by the Care Quality Commission.

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Education funding is one of the biggest issues in this election – Vince Cable

Just days into the General Election campaign Vince Cable, Liberal Democrat parliamentary candidate for Twickenham, has declared that reductions in school funding is one of the biggest issues being raised across the constituency.

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Peter’s flower stall must be given time to find new location in Twickenham – Vince Cable

The owners of the much valued Peter’s flower stall outside Twickenham station should not be driven off Twickenham high street is the clear message that Vince Cable has sent to both Richmond Council and to the developers of Twickenham station.

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Government must call off its sham Heathrow consultation – Vince Cable

Vince Cable, Liberal Democrat prospective parliamentary candidate for Twickenham, is urging the Government to put on hold its consultation on aircraft expansion.  At present the Department of Transport’s consultation runs until the 25th May.

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Government must publish air pollution report - Vince Cable

Vince Cable has backed the growing call for the government to publish a highly embarrassing report on air pollution before the election, claiming that the Government are only holding back releasing its “shaming” findings as it would become a major election issue.

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Liberal Democrats pass 100,000 members

Voters flock to Liberal Democrats after Theresa May calls snap general election. Richmond Park & Twickenham now have the highest membership in the country, with well over 100 people joining since the GE was called.

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No to Jeremy. No to Theresa.

Tim Farron makes it clear that the Liberal Democrats will not enter into any coalition deal with either Theresa May’s Conservatives or Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour party.

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Vince Cable: Labour is failing young people in Manchester on Brexit

Vince Cable has warned that young people in Manchester are being robbed of opportunities by the Government's push for a hard Brexit.

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Richmond residents face 4-hours free from aircraft noise if third runway goes ahead

Sarah Olney MP has slammed the government for not being open with residents that a third runway at Heathrow could mean just six or four hours a day respite from aircraft noise.

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