Childhood Obesity Stats Demand Attention and Response

The Liberal Democrats have urged Conservative Ministers to invest in local services to tackle childhood obesity following official figures revealing that 18.6% of children aged 10-11 across Sutton are obese.

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Lib Dems Prioritise Mental Health in Schools

The Liberal Democrat lead on Mental Health, Baroness Claire Tyler, and several party leaders have written to the Chief Inspector of Ofsted in regards to the new inadequate draft Ofsted framework.

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Brake - Responsible Gambling an Urgent Priority

On Friday Tom Brake MP challenged Ladbrokes when he visited their branch in Rosehill on the steps they are taking to promote responsible gambling.

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Brake Leads Fight for School Funding

In the last 24 hours, over 1000 residents have signed a petition started by local Lib Dem MP Tom Brake calling for the Government to stop cuts to local school funding. 

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‘The Big Talk’ Puts Sutton Youth in the Driving Seat

On Friday, Carshalton and Wallington MP Tom Brake joined other local politicians, including Sutton Council Leader Ruth Dombey and Paul Scully MP, at the ‘The Big Talk’ in the Quad on St Helier.

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Brake Quizzed about Racism in Sutton

On Friday, local Lib Dem MP Tom Brake was quizzed on camera about racism in Sutton in the 21st century, by a film and media student from Beddington, who goes to the Brit School of Performing Arts and Technology.

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Brake Backs Children’s Mental Health Bootcamp

Local MP Tom Brake met with the directors of the Bootcamp Squad to discuss their mental health bootcamp, the Butterfly Programme, and how to increase its reach in the UK.

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Brake - Ban on Plastic Waste Exports Long Overdue

Liberal Democrat MP Tom Brake is spear-heading a cross-party initiative to secure an export ban on plastic waste.

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Brake Fights for Break in School Funding Cuts

Local Lib Dem MP Tom Brake met with senior Education Minister Damian Hinds on Tuesday to discuss the Government’s deeply damaging school funding cuts and the effect they are having on Sutton’s schools.

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Brake Urges Medical Cannabis Law Expansion to Help Children with Epilepsy

Liberal Democrat MP Tom Brake pledged to redouble his efforts in the on-going fight to improve access to medical cannabis after meeting the families of children with severe epilepsy last week.

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