Belper NHS Hustings

Belper NHS Hustings

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Belper NHS Hustings Two of our local Lib-Dem candidates attended the Belper Hustings about the NHS on 5 December 2019 – Felix Dodds is our candidate for Mid-Derbyshire, and Kate Smith our candidate for Amber Valley. Also present were two Labour candidates, a passionate Green candidate, and a large audience – but no Conservatives. Everyone present was seriously disappointed that the “party of government” did not bother to turn up, but instead sent a written statement to read out.As Lib-Dems, we are proud to be the party of William Beveridge, who proposed the national health service in his 1942 report, which was then implemented by the Attlee government after the war.Our major concerns for the NHS today are about funding, workforce planning, and the failure of the Conservative government to…
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General Election 2019

General Election 2019

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General Election 12th December 2019 Today we are celebrating our continued membership of the EU, and also launching our general election campaign locally.The Liberal Democrats are the only party who can Stop Brexit, fight the climate emergency, and build a brighter future for Britain. Find out more about our candidates below. If you are not already registered to vote, you have until midnight on 26th November. Go to www.gov.uk/register-to-voteIf you are unsure which parlimentary constituency you are in, you can search for your postcode at www.theyworkforyou.com Felix Dodds for Mid-Derbyshire Felix is our candidate for Mid-Derbyshire, which includes residents in Belper and Duffield. “Britain’s future is brighter if we remain in the EU: a stronger NHS, new jobs and industries, a cleaner and safer planet. But only if we put aside the…
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