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From our gridlock crisis, funding social care or supporting small business, todays' Conservative budget offered no help and no vision for Dartford.

Dartford Forgotten In A Tory Budget With No Answers

From our gridlock crisis, funding social care or supporting small business, todays' Conservative budget offered no help and no vision for Dartford. Read more

This evening Dartford Labour Councillors voted against a Conservative budget that will see local people paying more but getting less, will see cuts to vital services like CCTV and failed to set out a vision for the future. The full text of the speech made by Dartford Labour leader Jonathon Hawkes in response to the budget is below.

Dartford Labour Vote Against Tory Budget That Will See People Pay More But Get Less

This evening Dartford Labour Councillors voted against a Conservative budget that will see local people paying more but getting less, will see cuts to vital services like CCTV and failed... Read more

Dear friends,

 

Happy new year to everyone in Dartford Labour Party.

New Year Message From Jonathon Hawkes, Leader of Dartford Labour Group

Dear friends,   Happy new year to everyone in Dartford Labour Party. Read more

The next few days are likely to be particularly tough for rough sleepers in Dartford. Sadly, the response of Conservative run Dartford Borough Council this winter has not been good enough.

 

Labour Call For More Protection For The Homeless In Dartford This Winter

The next few days are likely to be particularly tough for rough sleepers in Dartford. Sadly, the response of Conservative run Dartford Borough Council this winter has not been good... Read more

Many people will be having a tough time over the Christmas Holidays. Citizen's Advice have produced a short guide to what help is available.

Christmas emergencies 2016

Many people will be having a tough time over the Christmas Holidays. Citizen's Advice have produced a short guide to what help is available. Read more

Last night at Dartford Borough Council I made the case to Councillors that it’s not more debates we need on a new Lower Thames Crossing – it’s a decision from the government.

Labour urges Crossing action

Last night at Dartford Borough Council I made the case to Councillors that it’s not more debates we need on a new Lower Thames Crossing – it’s a decision from... Read more

The EU Referendum can only be won with Labour voters. The consequences to our community of a Tory/UKIP led Brexit are real and serious. That’s why this fight is our fight.

This Fight is Our Fight

The EU Referendum can only be won with Labour voters. The consequences to our community of a Tory/UKIP led Brexit are real and serious. That’s why this fight is our... Read more

Only a vote to Remain will protect women’s rights writes Daisy Page

 

Why women are better off in Europe

Only a vote to Remain will protect women’s rights writes Daisy Page   Read more

 

Remaining in the EU will safeguard our rights at work from those who want to take them away from workers across Dartford and the country, writes Jonathon Hawkes

 

Why voting to Remain in Europe will protect our rights at work

  Remaining in the EU will safeguard our rights at work from those who want to take them away from workers across Dartford and the country, writes Jonathon Hawkes  ... Read more

It’s good news that the new Lower Thames Crossing won’t be in Dartford – but we need urgent action right now to tackle our growing traffic gridlock.

Crossing News Welcome - But Dartford Needs Action On Gridlock Now

It’s good news that the new Lower Thames Crossing won’t be in Dartford – but we need urgent action right now to tackle our growing traffic gridlock. Read more

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