Market Day in Portchester was (unusually) blessed with fine weather – fine freezing weather. Market Day in Portchester brings out the community – mostly warm-hearted. Market Day in Portchester had all the usual traders and the burger van was doing great business. Market Day in Portchester this last week also had Tory, Labour and Libdems … Read moreStanding With The Community
Q: What’s Good About Life in Fareham? A: ONLY 19% of our local children are living in poverty. We have nearly 20,000 children living in our area According to the Children’s Society, child poverty affects over 3,700 of children in Fareham Why would anyone think that’s good? Because 19% is nowhere near as bad as … Read moreWhat’s Good About Life in Fareham?
I’ve been campaigning here in Fareham for ten years and this is my third go at the seat. My wife Patricia is from Fareham and her wider family still live here. In Portsmouth I currently serve on the City Council with a remit for Health, Wellbeing and Social Care – everyday facing the harsh realities … Read moreMatthew Winnington – Parliamentary Candidate
On a wet and very windy Saturday, Fareham Lib Dems joined with campaigners from all parties to ask Fareham shoppers their views on what should happen next in the Brexit Process. The final count May’s Deal – 9Leave with no deal – 34People’s Vote – 21Revoke Article 50 – 44 A majority of the people … Read moreBrexitometer returns
We will be joining an all party stall in Fareham town center on Saturday 16th (10.30am to 1pm) to campaign for a People’s Vote on Brexit. Please come join us and show your support!
Is spring really here? Have we seen the last of the warm sunny weather during this last week? Will the weather last? Oh dear no, the rain is back with a vengeance and the temperatures are dropping again. Ah well, meteorological spring began on 1st March so maybe the weather will improve soon. Will the … Read moreFareham East Ward Newsletter
Roger helps bus passengers Roger Price has won some help for residents hit by the withdrawal of the F3 Bus. He has helped persuade the County Council to subsidise a partial service on Wednesdays, the busiest day of the week. See full story in the latest isssue of Portchester News .
Councillors Roger Price and Jim Forrest Fareham’s Council Tax is to rise beyond the inflation rate for the fourth year running. The council meeting on February 20 agreed a Council Tax of £160.22 per Band D property for 20190-20, a rise of £5 compared to the current year. Lib Dem councillors reluctantly supported the rise … Read moreReform Council Tax, say Lib Dems
Fareham Liberal Democrats joined a 2,500 strong march to call for a People’s Vote for the people to have a final say on the Brexit deal. The march was friendly and positive with people from all walks of life and political persuasions. Crowds were treated to some light hearted Brexit themed songs, followed by speeches … Read moreWinchester March for a People’s Vote