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Monthly Archives: April 2014

Nick Clegg launches European election campaign and manifesto

Liberal Democrat Leader and Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has today launched the Liberal Democrats’ 2014 European election campaign. The launch took place in Colchester at a rally with activists and supporters, followed by a public town hall-style Q&A session hosted by Heart FM. The Liberal Democrats have also released their 2014 European election manifesto, […]

Liberal Democrats have fought to protect onshore wind – Davey

Commenting on the Conservatives’ 2015 manifesto commitment to end onshore wind subsidies, Liberal Democrat Energy and Climate Change Secretary Ed Davey said: “This Government is green because the Liberal Democrats have fought every step of the way to protect our environment and lead the fight against climate change.   “That’s why we are creating thousands […]

‘The fight is on’ – Nick Clegg launches European election campaign

Today [Thursday], Liberal Democrat Leader and Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg will launch the Liberal Democrats’ 2014 European election campaign. The launch will take place in Colchester at a rally with activists and supporters and will be followed by a public town hall-style Q&A session hosted by Heart FM. Speaking at the launch event, Nick […]

LIB DEMS CALL FOR CABINET MEMBER TO RESIGN OVER NCP FIASCO

In the blame game over who is responsible and accountable over the payout to NCP one salient fact has been overlooked. Whatever officers have done or not done it is the Cabinet Member for Environment that is ultimately responsible for the parking portfolio. In July 2009 Worthing Borough Council (WBC) and NCP agreed to trial […]

More people in work than ever before – Danny Alexander

Figures published today by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show that more people are in work than ever before with levels of employment up to 30.4m. Unemployment has fallen by 77,000 in the three months to February 2014 to a rate of 6.9 percent – the lowest level in five years. Wages are also […]

Liberal Democrats are cleaning up Labour’s mess – Danny Alexander

Commenting on claims by Ed Balls that families are worse off under this government, Liberal Democrat Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander said: “On this weekend of all weekends, Ed Balls needs to acknowledge the work Liberal Democrats are doing in government to clean up Labour’s mess. “From Sunday working people will each be […]

Liberal Democrat membership surge continues

The Liberal Democrats are continuing to grow as a party, with membership expected to reach 44,000 today – an increase of more than 500 members this year. This compares with 42,501 at the start of 2013 and 43,451 at the start of this year. 2013 was the first time in recent history a governing party […]

Cameron and Miliband missing in action – Farron

            The Liberal Democrats have released a new poster on the morning of the second IN-OUT debate between Nick Clegg and Nigel Farage. The poster accuses David Cameron and Ed Miliband of being ‘Missing in Action’ and Nick Clegg as the only party leader standing up for British jobs. An […]