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Nigel Jones has been selected as the Liberal Democrats prospective parliamentary candidate for Newcastle under Lyme Constituency.

Says Nigel: “I am pleased to be chosen to represent the voice of the Liberal Democrats in this constituency. The Liberal Democrats believe the best for Britain is to remain in the EU, for our economy and our position of power and influence in the world. However, given the current political difficulties we need a […]

Date7th September 2019  Author  CategoryNews  CommentsNo comments  

Comments from the Liberal Democrat Group Leader on the Council, August 2019

There is a saying, that it is quality and not quantity that matters. That is certainly true both here in Newcastle and nationally. Well done to Brecon and Radnorshire on their excellent parliamentary election result. It is good to know that another ardent Brexit member has been defected and replaced by Jane Dodds, a Liberal […]

Date13th August 2019  Author  CategoryNews  Comments1 comment  

Thistleberry Focus Summer 2019

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Liberal Democrats have worked out a plan to help TOWN CENTRES

If business rates were replaced by a commercial land levy, Newcastle under Lyme businesses would pay 29% less. The plan also includes: 1 Reform of planning law to free up councils to ensure that commercial space is used flexibly and efficiently. 2. Subsidised work space and support for business start-ups. 3. Publicly-accessible asset registers so […]

Date1st April 2019  Author  CategoryNews   

Report from the 2019 Lib-Dem Spring Conference

Dear Member, Three of us from Newcastle under Lyme attended the Lib-Dem conference in York last weekend and we are pleased to say there were good debates. There were a variety of types of people speaking, including an encouraging number of younger people; the youngest was 15 years old who spoke extremely well. The conference […]

Date26th March 2019  Author  CategoryNews