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Covid 19- Information updates and help available

by Jackie Porter on 19 March, 2020

What uncertain times we are in. Many of you have kindly offered to help where you can, but many too are worried about the future and what it will bring. I write this on the 19th March, conscious that you might be reading this later. As every day’s 5pm announcement comes, the situation changes so […]

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This response to the Stage 2 Consultation does not require the simple matter of an objection or support: the consultation invites response.  As the County Councillor for the division covering Sutton Scotney and nearby communities in the north of Winchester district, there are a number of points I wish to make and information I need to […]

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Paula FERGUSON is standing for the Liberal Democrats in this constituency. Ahead of the party’s General Election launch, the Liberal Democrats have declared a Liberal Democrat government will Stop Brexit and use the £50 Billion Remain Bonus to invest in public services and tackle inequality.  Leader of the Liberal Democrats Jo Swinson said: “The Liberal Democrats are the […]

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Opening until 6pm from Saturday 23rd May Hampshire County Council will be extending opening hours of all Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) to 6pm from Saturday 23 May 2020 22 May 2020 The County Council has issued this press release…. “With new measures in place at HWRCs for safe social distancing, the number of vehicles […]

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https://www.enterprisem3.org.uk/?utm_campaign=567937_EM3%20COVID-19%20Daily%20Business%20Briefing%2011.05.2020&utm_medium=email&utm_source=Enterprise%20M3&dm_i=4ZTK,C681,1OXHVB,1CZGG,1 After the deeply unhelpful announcement by Boris last night, the Business Community is reeling with the uncertainty that its brings for both bosses and workers. It is ridiculous to announce there WILL be a 50 PAGE document coming out just 24 hours before businesses are supposed to provide safe spaces to work. This Government […]

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Recycling Centres to open again!

by Jackie Porter on 30 April, 2020

After weeks of campaigning during the lockdown, I am delighted to be able to report that the campaign to persuade Hampshire County Council to re-open the Household Waste Recycling Centres, has succeeded!Know that everyone who contacted me to ask why they were closed will be pleased that HCC will now re-open the facilities soon – […]

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This letter has been sent to George Eustice… FROM: Corundum Suite, Unit 9, Cirencester Office Park, Tetbury Road, Cirencester, Gloucestershire GL7 6JJ 01285 653477 www.acre.org.uk @ACRE_national TO: The Rt Hon George Eustice MPSecretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Seacole Building2 Marsham StreetLondon SW1P 4DF 20 March 2020 […]

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Lib Dems help you to offer support in times of crisis

by Jackie Porter on 19 March, 2020

I am a great supporter of the NCVO (National Council for Voluntary Organisations) For example, this week they sent out very useful advice for Trustees who are trying to work out how to continue working safely whilst keeping our charities afloat and supporting the people for whom we are working. So I am really pleased […]

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Tories should be cutting emissions, not air passenger duty

by Jackie Porter on 15 January, 2020

Following the reports that the Conservative government is considering cutting air passenger duty on domestic flights as part of a plan to save regional airline Flybe from collapse, Liberal Democrat Transport spokesperson Munira Wilson said: “Flybe looks set to follow Thomas Cook, despite only being “rescued” last year. The way to ensure our businesses stay afloat […]

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New Year… New Leaf – a new website

by Jackie Porter on 11 January, 2020

Father Christmas visits Naomi House

by Jackie Porter on 16 December, 2019

>>>>So in this world of cynicism, conflict and troubles, just scroll down the article then watch this video…..https://t.co/GNtL2iAlmj?amp=1 Is there anything more generous, more fun and more uplifting? I don’t think so! Thanks to all involved-and especially the children and staff at Naomi House for sharing this with us: the true spirit of Christmas!

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