In 2014 Ed Miliband was ridiculed by the Conservatives and the right-wing media for forgetting to mention the deficit in his party conference speech. During the 2017 Conservative Party conference however, the deficit was barely mentioned. In fact, Theresa May is now talking about taking a “balanced approach” to the economy – whatever that means. Continue reading Invest in people
“The desire to create a better life for all burns within us”.
Read Jeremy Corbyn’s remarkable speech to the UN here: Continue reading Jeremy Corbyn speech at the United Nations’ Geneva headquarters
Labour Party members across Kent are supporting a petition to save Kent Bus Services. Continue reading Save Kent’s Buses!
Robert Woodbridge, who left the Labour Party under a cloud in December 2014, was today (27th November) sentenced at Maidstone Crown Court to 4 months imprisonment, suspended for a year for benefit fraud. Continue reading Woodbridge Sentenced!
Swanley & District Labour Party joined the Labour Party’s Better With Labour Day of Action. Continue reading Swanley Labour joins Day of Action
Last night, Tuesday 21st November, Sevenoaks District Council agreed to increase money paid in allowances to the Leader, Portfolio Holders, and Committee Chairmen and other elected members. Continue reading COUNCILLORS INCREASE THEIR EXPENSES – AGAIN!
On Thursday 16th November the Development Control Committee at Sevenoaks District Council unanimously rejected plans to build a series of tower blocks in the car parks of Swanley Town Centre. Continue reading Victory over U&I!
Labour Councillor Mike Hogg is going to ask the Leader of Sevenoaks Distinct Council the following question at the Full Council Meeting on Tuesday 21st November. Continue reading Questions Sevenoaks District Council Must Answer!
Swanley Labour continues to report – and campaign against – flytipping on the edges of the town. Continue reading Campaign Against Flytipping
Join Sevenoaks Labour and Stand Up For Labour on December 6th for an unforgettable night of comedy in Westerham Hall. Continue reading STAND UP FOR LABOUR WEDS 6TH DEC