Lib Dems announce £6.5m funding for mental health in Lambeth - and a 12 point plan to improve service

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The Liberal Democrats have today announced they will add another £1 billion for mental health care through putting a penny on income tax. 

This could equate to approximately £6.5 million of the party's additional health funding being spent in Lambeth tackling the "historic injustice" faced by people with mental ill health.

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UKIP leader Paul Nuttall wants UKIP supporters to vote for Labour in Vauxhall - don't give him what he wants

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Labour candidate Kate Hoey's politics are so right wing UKIP leader Paul Nuttall is encouraging his party's supporters to vote for her.

UKIP have stood aside in Vauxhall in the hope it will help one of the main campaigners for Brexit retain her seat in a constituency that overwhelmingly backed Remain in the EU referendum.

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Liberal Democrats pledge to introduce PrEP for HIV prevention - the first party to definitively support new treatment

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The Liberal Democrats have announced they would ensure access to the HIV prevention drug Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) on the NHS for people in high-risk groups.

PrEP is a once-a-day pill that reduces the risk of HIV infection by 86%.

This is of particular interest to residents of Vaxuhall, home to one of the largest and most diverse LGBT communities in London as well as some of the city’s most well-known gay venues such the Royal Vauxhall Tavern.

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Lib Dems will invest £60.5million to protect school funding in Lambeth

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The Liberal Democrats have announced they will invest £60.5million more in schools and colleges in Lambeth over the next parliament.

The funding would reverse all the Conservative cuts currently planned to frontline school and college budgets, protect per pupil funding in real terms and ensure no school and no child loses out from changes to funding arrangements. 

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George Turner endorsed by Lambeth For Europe

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George Turner has won the endorsement of Lambeth For Europe after a poll of the campaign group's members.

He attracted 87.5% of first round votes.

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