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Peter Gane and Roger West outside the White Lion site, Cheriton.A plan from Peter Gane to get the District Council involved in redeveloping the former White Lion site was voted DOWN by Conservative & Independent Councillors.

The motion was backed by Lib Dem District Councillors Peter Gane, Gary Fuller and Tim Prater, but narrowly lost.

The White Lion site has blighted Cheriton for long enough.

A pro-active Council would do anything it could to get this site back into use.

Sign our peition to up the pressure on the Council to take action.

  • Liber-tea (Lib Dem Social Event)
    Event: Feb 15, 2023 2:30 PM

    Join Suzanne and the Marsh team for a Liberal Tea in Lydd on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at Brew at 32.

    A regular meet-up on the third Wednesday of every morth over a brew of your choice for Liberal Democrat members, supporters and the Lib Dem curious in the Folkestone and Hythe area!

    Simply a social drink and a chat: no speeches, no leaflet delivery. It's a "buy your own" event (sorry!) but come along and say hello to our Councillors, campaigners, members and friends.

  • Gary Fuller
    Event: Feb 18, 2023 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    Sandgate Library, James Morris Court, Sandgate High Street, Sandgate, Folkestone CT20 3RR

    As part of their commitment to listening to and working with local residents, Tim Prater and Gary Fuller, Lib Dem District Councillors for Sandgate and West Folkestone, hold regular drop-in advice surgeries in the ward each month.

    No need for an appointment - just turn up to discuss any issue you would like our help with. The surgeries are in a public place: if you'd prefer to speak to Tim or Gary one-to-one then please contact them directly and we can set up a personal meeting with you.

  • Providence Inne, Sandgate
    Event: Mar 1, 2023 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    47-49 Sandgate High St, Sandgate, Folkestone CT20 3AH

    A regular meet-up on the first Wednesday of every morth for Liberal Democrat members, supporters and the Lib Dem curious in the Folkestone and Hythe area!

    Simply come along for a social drink and a chat: no speeches, no leaflet delivery. It's a "buy your own" event (sorry!) but come along and say hello to our Councillors, campaigners, members and friends.

  • Peter Gane and Roger West outside the White Lion site, Cheriton.
    Petition: Dec 7, 2022

    The White Lion site has blighted Cheriton for long enough.

    A pro-active Council would do anything it could to get this site back into use.

    We the undersigned would back the District Council purchasing the White Lion building and site in Cheriton for housing and community use.

  • Hannah Perkin (Hannah Perkin)
    Article: Nov 18, 2022

    Two Kent Liberal Democrats have been elected to an important new national body within the Liberal Democrats.

    Swale Councillor Hannah Perkin and Kent County Councillor Antony Hook have been elected to the Federal Council.

    This is a new body to represent grassroots members and scutinise decisions of the party's governing board.

  • Antony Hook
    Article: Nov 16, 2022
    By Antony Hook

    Building on Lord Palmer challenging Conservative Ministers in the House of Lords over the broken Faversham Swing Bridge, Kent Lib Dem Leader Antony Hook has written to the Minister demanding better than the answer she gave.

    He wrote to the Minister:

    Dear Baroness De Vere,

    I write following Lord Palmer's Oral Question to you in the House of Lords yesterday about Faversham Creek Bridge. I have some difficulty accepting your answer.

  • Lord Monroe Palmer (Liberal Democrats)
    Article: Nov 16, 2022

    Liberal Democrat member of the House of Lords, Monroe Palmer, who lives in Faversham has raised the issue of Faversham Creek Bridge in Parliament.

    Lord Palmer has challenged Conservative Ministers over why Faversham's Bridge is still not repaired, leaving local people and businesses without the ability to move boats up and down the Creek because of the broken bridge.

  • Article: Nov 16, 2022

    A Conservative Member of Kent County Council has been, it appears, pictured at meetings of a far-right hate group.

    Tory Andy Weatherhead was a senior figure inthe far-right New British Union (NBU) according to campaigners at Hope Not Hate who have published this article: https://hopenothate.org.uk/2022/11/15/exposed-tory-county-councillor-was-key-member-of-fascist-group/

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