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Cllr Lisa Smart appointed Lib Dem Brexit Spokesperson for the North West

The Liberal Democrats have announced their team of regional spokespeople for Brexit – and Stockport Councillor Lisa Smart, Liberal Democrat Candidate for Hazel Grove, has been appointed as the spokesperson for the North West. She will be tasked with fighting to reduce the damage of Brexit for people across the North West following Theresa May’s announcement yesterday that she intends to take Britain out […]

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Gains from Labour and Conservatives start 2017

The first principal council byelections of 2017 were on Thursday 12th January. Lib Dems gained both seats – one from the Tories and one from Labour. In the process we gained overall control of another council, Three Rivers – the first time we have taken power in a council since 2010. Gade Valley ward (Three Rivers council) result: Lib Dem: […]

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Big Lib Dem win in Alsager

Lib Dems won a council byelection in Alsager last night, for the East ward in the local town council. After the votes were counted Liberal Democrats had taken 70% of the vote to hold the seat: congratulations to our newly elected councillor! Carrie Pletscher – Lib Dem 575 (70%) Labour 248 (30%) Liberal Democrat Hold. Turnout 22%

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Time to scrap GMSF

Mayoral Candidate Jane Brophy has called on the Greater Manchester Spacial Framework to be scrapped, withdrawing support from the process. Jane Brophy, Liberal Democrat candidate for Mayor of Greater Manchester, is calling for the Greater Manchester Spacial Framework (GMSF) to be scrapped. Jane, who is running on an unapologetically pro-EU ticket, said: “Everything in Greater Manchester is underpinned by our place […]

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