Lib Dems would increase wages for our nurses, teachers and police

Lib Dems would increase wages for our nurses, teachers and police

The Lib Dems have announced that they would end years of pay restraint for public sector jobs by lifting the 1% cap and increasing wages in line with inflation.  

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Lib Dems announce almost £500,000 to give children in Sutton a brighter future

Lib Dems announce almost £500,000 to give children in Sutton a brighter future

Over 500 3-4 year-olds in Sutton would benefit from Liberal Democrat plans to triple funding for the Early Years Pupil Premium, which gives extra cash to nurseries, preschools and school receptions when they take on children from disadvantaged backgrounds.

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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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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