Maidstone News

Update on Campaign to Protect Invicta Barracks

02 January, 2022

As we enter a New Year we write to provide an update on our campaign to protect sylvan and historic parkland at Invicta Barracks from plans to asset strip the land for High-density housing and associated infrastructure. read more

Park and Ride Update

22 December, 2021

Thank you to the many residents who have signed our petition to try and save our valued Park and Ride service.  If you haven't had a chance to sign please read more and sign.   read more

British Farmers Sold Down the River - Lib Dem's fears confirmed

22 December, 2021

Writing in 'The House' on 27th May, regarding the proposed Trade Deal with Australia, Tim Farron the Lib Dem Environment spokesperson slated the government when he said " So often we see conservative MPs and ministers take to social media to tell us how much they love British Farming and how they... read more

Parliamentary vote on environment Bill

27 October, 2021

Local liberal democrats have welcomed the continuing pressure from the House of Lords over the weakening of the Environment  Bill, which has led the Government to offer to make it an obligation on Water Companies to reduce sewage discharges. However the proposal does not go far enough to deal wit... read more

Amendment at Full Council for Local Plan

11 October, 2021

Maidstone’s Liberal Democrat Group came to Wednesday's Full Council Local Plan Review meeting, where councillors were asked to consider Maidstone’s housing plan, fully intending to table amendments to remove far reaching last-minute additions. read more