Brake - Tackling Climate Change is an Emergency

The former Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, Ed Davey, has announced that a Liberal Democrat government would allocate £100bn towards comprehensive efforts to fight climate change and work towards environmental preservation.

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Brake: Lib Dems to build homes for a brighter future

A Liberal Democrat government will tackle the housing crisis by ensuring that 300,000 new homes are built per year, including 100,000 social homes for rent.

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Brake: A&E waiting times show Tories' dismal record on NHS

Only 84.9% of patients arriving at the A&E at St Helier Hospital were treated or admitted within four hours in October 2019, according to figures published last week by NHS England. This is below the national target of 95% of patients attending A&E being admitted, transferred or discharged within four hours.

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Brake: Thousands of EU Nationals in Sutton Left in Limbo

Thousands of EU nationals living in Sutton have not been offered permanent residency in the UK, official figures have revealed. The Liberal Democrats have accused the government of leaving local families from the EU in “legal limbo” and throwing people’s lives into uncertainty.

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Brake: Lib Dems to tackle long-term empty homes in Sutton

The Liberal Democrats have announced that they would allow Sutton Council to increase council tax by up to 500% on homes that are left empty long-term, helping to address critical shortages in accommodation. 

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Lib Dems - Green Plan for a Brighter Future

The Liberal Democrats have set out ambitious plans to tackle the climate emergency by generating 80% of electricity from renewables by 2030 and insulating all low-income homes by 2025.

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Brake Signs Pledge Opposing Heathrow Expansion

Tom Brake, the Lib Dem candidate for Carshalton & Wallington, has signed the ‘No 3rd Runway Coalition’ pledge to stop the expansion of Heathrow Airport. 

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Tom Brake and the Lib Dems Plan for a Brighter Future

The Lib Dems have launched their Plan for a Brighter Future. The plan outlines the party’s key priority – to Stop Brexit – and sets out a bold vision on how to build a fairer, brighter future for the country. It is a plan to tackle inequalities, confront the climate emergency and give everyone the opportunities they need to succeed.  


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Brake: Lib Dems Will Create £10,000 Skills Wallet for Every Adult

The Liberal Democrats have set out their vision for a “new era of learning throughout life” with the creation of an ambitious Skills Wallet. This will give every adult £10,000 to spend on education and training throughout their lives.

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Brake: Lib Dems to Double Spending on Youth Services in Sutton

The Liberal Democrats have announced plans to double spending on youth services in Sutton to £2,041,376 to provide activities for young people and to reduce the risk of Sutton suffering from the knife crime and gangs seen in other Boroughs. This would form part of a total ring-fenced fund of £500 million for Local Authorities across England to spend on youth services, providing young people with positive, safe and healthy alternatives to gangs.

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