Tom Brake Backs Campaign to Prevent Cold Callers Hassling Vulnerable People

Tom Brake and the National Accident Helpline have teamed up to help raise awareness of the damage done by cold callers who harass older and more vulnerable people. Tom wants to let more people know how they can report aggressive and pushy cold salespeople.

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Tom Brake holds Another Innovative Facebook Surgery

Tom Brake today held another innovative surgery session over social media! To reach as many constituents as quickly and as efficiently as possible Tom Brake has utilised Facebook to respond rapidly to resident’s queries and concerns, providing immediate responses.

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Tom Brake and the Lib Dems Give the Power Back

Tom Brake and the Liberal Democrats have launched a package of measures to shift the balance of power back in favour of consumers and commuters to ease the cost of living and save families hundreds of pounds a year. The Lib Dem "Five Point Plan" comes on the back of the Lib Dem Digital Rights Bil...

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770,000 Freedom Passes Successfully Renewed in time for Switchover!

Over 770,000 London residents eligible for a Freedom transport pass have successfully renewed their freedom passes in time for the switchover granting them extended access to free travel after March 2015!

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Brake Celebrates Biggest Pension Reforms in a Century!

Tom Brake and the Liberal Democrats are delivering the largest overhaul of the pensions system in almost a century, giving people the freedom to take control of their own pension.  Tom also heralded the fact that because of the ‘Triple Lock Guarantee’ the state pension is £950 higher, in cash ter...

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Lib Dem Battle Bus Descends on Carshalton

The Leader of the Liberal Democrats and Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg, has today visited Carshalton to personally give his support to the reelection campaign of Tom Brake. Tom took Nick to meet local apprentices from the area to celebrate the rise in jobs and apprenticeships in Carshalton and...

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Save St Helier Petition on Target to Hit 25,000 Signatures

The uncertain future of the vital services at St Helier Hospital is one of the biggest concerns of local residents. Thankfully the petition, borne out of the need to actively protect and promote the A&E and maternity units at St Helier, is close to reaching its latest milestone of 25,000 sign...

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Brake Celebrates Lib Dem Policy of Shared Parental Leave for Both Parents

As of this week, the policy for thirty-nine weeks parental leave for both parents will come fully into practice. The Liberal Democrat policy is part of our mission to create a fairer society and create opportunity for all.

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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