Surrey County HallThe Government has published proposals calling on Local Authorities, including Surrey County Council, to be more open and transparent about their purchases of commercial properties for investment purposes.

norman lamb 2504879bResponding to calls for a Royal Commission on the NHS from Lord Saatchi today, former Health Minister Norman Lamb said: “Liberal Democrats have long called for a cross party NHS and Care Convention, bringing together stakeholders from across the political spectrum, along with staff, patient groups and members of the public to look at how we can tackle the funding and workforce pressures on the service in the long term.

Alun Jones highlighting the narrow spaces making it difficult yo park in one of the towns multi storey car parksTandridge Council is currently undertaking a second consultation on the Caterham Masterplan until the 22nd January and local Liberal Democrat Councillors are urging as many people as possible to take part. The Liberal Democrat group are shocked at the current proposals that appears to green light hundreds of extra flats but makes no attempt to resolve the parking issues in Caterham.