May issues 'blatant threat' to EU over security in article 50 letter

Tim Farron, the Lib Dem leader, has interpreted the article 50 letter as a “blatant threat” to the EU to withdraw security cooperation if the UK does not get a good trade deal. 

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Lib Dems back funding for legal challenge to Heathrow Expansion

Richmond Lib Dem councillors have backed a joint initiative from Hillingdon, Wandsworth, Windsor & Maidenhead and Richmond Council to launch a legal challenge against the proposed expansion at Heathrow. 

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True to form bad losers

Lord True and Tories on Richmond Council have shown what graceless, poor losers they are by blocking a Liberal Democrat motion at full council which thanked Zac Goldsmith for his service as our local MP and congratulated Sarah Olney on her victory.

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Best ever year for Lib Dems in local authority by-elections

December 16th three by-election gains make 2016 the Liberal Democrats best ever year of by-election gains.

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Tories reject rethink on Turing House site

Richmond Council's Conservative administration outvoted a last minute bid by Liberal Democrat councillors to secure a better permanent site for the Turing House School.

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Lord True treats campaigners with contempt

Leader of Richmond Council, Lord True, was criticised for treating Twickenham Riverside campaigners with contempt at Tuesday’s meeting of full council.

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Gareth Roberts: LBRuT Tories Don't Speak for You

On Thursday 23rd June 75,396 people in Richmond voted to remain in the EU.

They recognised that a vote to remain was a vote for economic stability, that it was a vote for continued growth and jobs and that it was a vote for increased prosperity in the years to come.

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Gareth Roberts: The Tories Think They Know What's Best For You

The Tories on Richmond Council are pressing ahead with their undemocratic plans to merge with Wandsworth Council without first consulting Richmond residents.

By the end of the summer an agreement will have been signed which could mean day-to-day decisions affecting Richmond residents being taken by officers in Wandsworth who have no knowledge of, or informed interest in, what is best for this borough.

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EU Debate with Nick Clegg MP

The EU Debate, with Rt Hon Nick Clegg MP - Nick Clegg will be talking about the forthcoming EU Referendum at Stokes & Montcrieff Bar, Twickenham TW1 3AB. Tickets are £25 per head  (with wine and canapés) - book your tickets here (past event)

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#BTTF: Susan Kramer in 2008 talking about No 3rd Runway

Back to the Future: Seven years ago, on Saturday 29 November 2008, Susan Kramer (then MP of Richmond Park) and John Stewart of HACAN at a cross party anti Heathrow demonstration in Lampton Park, Hounslow.

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