Category Archives: frontpage

Protect Student Exchange from Brexit

Student exchange in Greater Manchester must be protected from Brexit as thousands are set to lose out, say Lib Dems.     Greater Manchester’s top Liberal Democrats have called on the Government to protect the student exchange programme.     Mayoral candidate Jane Brophy: “I will fight against this brutal Brexit agenda every single step of the way.”     Former MP John […]

Read more

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 […]

Read more

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%

Read more

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 […]

Read more

Rebecca Hanson selected as Copeland by-election candidate

Last night, the Liberal Democrats selected Rebecca Hanson as our candidate for the Copeland by-election. Commenting after her selection, Rebecca said: “This by-election is a chance for people to send a strong message against a hard Brexit that damages local jobs by pulling Britain out of the Single Market.” “It’s also an opportunity to reject this Conservative government’s underfunding of […]

Read more
1 2 3 4 5 6 18