Manchester attack: Brake pays tribute to victims

Following the horrific attack at Manchester Arena, Tom Brake has paid tribute to the victims of the attack.

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9 in 10 Carshalton & Wallington homes set to be hit by Tory 'Dementia Tax'

9 in 10 Carshalton & Wallington homes set to be hit by Tory 'Dementia Tax'

Tom Brake is campaigning to scrap the Conservatives' 'dementia tax' which would hit more than 9 in 10 homes in Carshalton and Wallington.

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Youngsters losing their lunch, the elderly losing their homes - The scary and shameful leadership being offered by Theresa May

Youngsters losing their lunch, the elderly losing their homes - The scary and shameful leadership being offered by Theresa May

Commenting on the publication of the Conservative 2017 General Election Party Manifesto yesterday, Tom Brake expressed his fear that the country was being taken for a fool by a Tory leader who believed she didn’t need to listen to the country as she thought she had already won.

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Lib Dems penny in the pound for NHS would raise £21 million extra for Sutton

Lib Dems penny in the pound for NHS would raise £21 million extra for Sutton

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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Lib Dems pledge emergency Southern Rail takeover

Lib Dems pledge emergency Southern Rail takeover

Ahead of the Liberal Democrat manifesto launch tomorrow evening, Tom Brake and the Liberal Democrats have pledged an emergency takeover of Southern Rail to end months of crisis and disruption for thousands of commuters.

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Lib Dems offer ‘Fathers' Month’ of paid parental leave for new dads

Lib Dems offer ‘Fathers' Month’ of paid parental leave for new dads

The Liberal Democrats will introduce an additional month of paid parental leave for fathers to encourage greater sharing of parental responsibilities.

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About Tom

I am a committed and dedicated campaigner having secured victories for the community - helping Save St Helier Hospital's A&E and maternity unit from closure, saving the Thameslink from ending at Blackfriars and securing the partial re-introduction of the night bus. Read more