Welborne needs a rail link

Land has been earmarked alongside the Fareham-Eastleigh railway line for a station to serve the planned 6,000-home garden village at Welborne.Fareham Lib Dems strongly support the idea – our Planning and Development spokesman Cllr Jim Forrest has convened meetings between Council officers and rail chiefs to advance the project. Fareham Council has put the case … Read moreWelborne needs a rail link

That’s Why They Call It The Blues

There’s no denying the entrenched Conservative devotion of our parliamentary constituency but in contrast to their large gains elsewhere, Fareham folk bucked the trend. The marginal growth (0.7%) in the Tory share of the vote was underwhelming given that they must surely have benefited from former UKIP voters (2.7% in 2017) who this time had … Read moreThat’s Why They Call It The Blues

Happy New Year from Fareham Lib Dems

We’ve doubled our vote and quadrupled our membership in Fareham over the past four years. Sure, we’re sad to have lost our our bright young leader to a misguided surge of nationalism. But the challenges remain – to build better communities and a better world. To meet those challenges we’re right behind acting leader Ed DaveyRead moreHappy New Year from Fareham Lib Dems

Standing With The Community

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

Let’s beat Climate Emergency together

Fareham Council has unanimously backed a motion put forward by the Liberal Democrats to tackle the Climate Emergency. The motion, proposed by Stubbington Lib Dem Councillor Jim Forrest, welcomes the Working Party on Climate Change being set up by the Council. It asks the Working Party to take note of the following aspirations 1. Make … Read moreLet’s beat Climate Emergency together