An Economy that works for Local People and Businesses

We cannot say it often enough – everything is connected. Poverty in our district and our communities is, as the UN reprimanded the Tory national government, “a political choice”. If Sevenoaks District Council cannot provide the basic services vulnerable people in our district need, that is a political choice by the national government, and it is a political choice we will never support. Continue reading An Economy that works for Local People and Businesses

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Labour Assembly Against Austerity

An inspirational selection of speakers joined forces for the Labour Assembly Against Austerity on Wednesday evening. Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell rose onto the podium to thunderous applause from the packed hall as he spoke in depth about the real issues facing our local communities due to a failed austerity Tory agenda. Continue reading Labour Assembly Against Austerity