Maidstone News

Heather House Update

22 June, 2019

The Heather House community centre in Parkwood now has a much brighter future following the last meeting of the Communities Housing & Environment committee chaired by Lib Dem councillor Derek Mortimer. read more

Maidstone Community Mela 2019 Sun 14th July

16 June, 2019

Maidstone Community Mela has been celebrated in Maidstone since 2003. The event brings all communities together and binds together by celebrating it with the music, dance, food and arts from home as well as around the world. Cllr. Dinesh Khadka has been involved with the Mela have been involved w... read more

Lib Dems protect £2M for Maidstone Junction Improvements

28 April, 2019

Members of Maidstone’s Joint Transport Board committee were shocked to learn that £2M of the £8.9M in government funding for key junction improvements in Maidstone (Maidstone’s Integrated Transport Strategy) had been reallocated for a junction in Tonbridge and Malling, even though board members h... read more

3 steps to beating the climate crisis

23 April, 2019

Our reliance on fossil fuels puts our children in danger and gives power to despots across the globe. Ed Davey outlines an emergency plan to beat the climate crisis. read more

Lib Dems move forward Greensand Ridge protection

19 April, 2019

Our countryside is facing many varied threats.  The unprecedented housing growth demanded by Government policy and the nature of modern farming methods are just two of these. The Liberal Democrats on Maidstone Borough Council have recognised the importance to our local environment of the Greensan... read more