Focus: Crofton Liberal Democrats

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Are your bills soaring?

by Jim Forrest on 22 January, 2022

Prices soared by 5.1% during 2021 – the highest rate for 10 years. Help us to assess how price increases are affecting Stubbington and Hill Head residents by taking our quick survey. Click Have Your Say to get a pdf which you can print and fill in. Scan your completed form, or take a shot […]

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A job for King Canute

by Jim Forrest on 9 January, 2022

Major repairs to Hill Head’s sea defences were carried out earlier this winter – but the sea continues its onslaught. During the Covid restrictions Hill Head beach has become a valued recreational space for hundreds of new visitors, but it’s worth reminding ourselves that it’s a resource that has to be enjoyed with care. Even […]

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Why the “Pong” returned

by Jim Forrest on 31 December, 2021

A recent upsurge in the “Peel Common Pong” was caused by emergency works elsewhere, and has been dealt with, say Southern Water. And they say there will be further reductions in odour.. Southern Water explain: “Our Peel Common site recently had to take and store sludge deliveries from another site that was undergoing maintenance. “This […]

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December eFocus

by Jim Forrest on 30 December, 2021

See our Christmas special eFocus.

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Facelift for message centre

by Jim Forrest on 19 December, 2021

We’re delighted to see that the noticeboards near the bus stop and the path to the library have at last been resurfaced. A big thankyou to Love Stubbington, who join a long list of people who have contributed to this important local service. The boards were erected in the mid-1990s, when under the Lib Dem […]

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Solent secrets

by Jim Forrest on 17 November, 2021

We’re delighted to have an expert on the Solent’s wildlife as guest speaker after our AGM. Non-members welcome – the private business session should finish by 7.30 – but please let Sandra know you’re coming.

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November eFocus

by Jim Forrest on 13 November, 2021

See the latest online edition of our Focus newsletter.

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Tell us when the sea stinks

by Jim Forrest on 5 November, 2021

Hill Head beaches need up-to-date advice to say when it’s unhealthy to swim, says local environment campaigner Meg Lampard. Meg is urging Fareham Council to install information boards at Salterns and the Meon Shore to warn of sewage releases, and Crofton Lib Dems are giving her campaign full backing. Sewage discharge into coastal waters and […]

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October eFocus

by Jim Forrest on 3 October, 2021

See our latest online newsletter here.

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Just for the record…

by Jim Forrest on 30 September, 2021

Fareham’s Revised Local Plan, submitted to the Housing Secretary of State on September 30, proposes to allow the building of more than 1,000 homes east of Peak Lane and south of Longfield Avenue, and 180 homes south of Oakcroft Lane and west of Peak Lane. Both sites are in Stubbington ward, and in the Strategic […]

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