Liberal Democrats have launched a petition to save children's centres across Cambridgeshire, which are under threat of closure by the Conservative run council. You can sign the petition here.
Conservative councillors have (this week) voted to present the public with a plan to close 19 children’s centres across Cambridgeshire, including Linton, Papworth, Bassingbourn and Bar Hill. They will also reduce services in Histon, whilst services in Sawston and Melbourn are to move.
Here is a pdf of Susan's election leaflet.Read more
Susan van de Ven, Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Candidate for South Cambridgeshire, today made the following statement on last night’s attack in London.Read more
Today, Susan visited a local South Cambs Tech company success, and heard about the problems they face in a post-Brexit future.Read more
It is not just in Westminster that we can see the Conservatives being criticised for poor leadership.
Following the local elections, Liberal Democrat group leader Cllr Bridget Smith used the 'Leader of the Opposition Annual Address' to blast the Conservatives for their shocking record whilst running South Cambs District Council.
Read on for the full speech.Read more
Susan visits Moorland Extra Care home to find out about the impacts of social care proposals and funding.
I visited Moorlands Extra Care home today - the same day as Theresa May's hasty U-turn.Read more
Yesterday morning Cambridge North Station opened, increasing transport options for South Cambs commuters.
Today Susan visited Fen Drayton Primary School to meet teachers and students, to discuss politics with them and find out more about the challenges faced by the school.Read more
On Wednesday we launched our manifesto for the 2017 General Election.
Our manifesto sets out an alternative vision for our country's future. This is a liberal, compassionate, reasoned and optimistic vision of what our country can be; it is our manifesto for a #BrighterFutureRead more
1,200 3-4 year-olds in Cambridgeshire would benefit from Liberal Democrat plans to triple funding for the early years pupil premium, with gives extra cash to nurseries, preschools and school receptions when they take on children from disadvantaged backgrounds.Read more