The Liberal Democrats in Thornbury and Yate have announced that their new Parliamentary Candidate is Councillor Claire Young, taking over from longstanding former MP Steve Webb

Claire Young announced as new Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Candidate for Thornbury and Yate

Campaigners welcome "more future-proof" broadband

Broadband campaigners have welcomed the announcement that a number of villages across the Thornbury and Yate area will get a better, more future-proof service. Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Candidate for Thornbury and Yate, Claire Young, said: "We are delighted that South Gloucestershire Counci...

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Statement from South Gloucestershire Liberal Democrats on the withdrawal of the Oasis Community Learning bid to take over Winterbourne International Academy:

Eva Lily Fielding, Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Candidate for Filton and Bradley Stoke and Claire Young, Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Candidate for Thornbury and Yate, said: "We welcome today's news that Oasis Community Learning has withdrawn its bid to take over Winterbourne International Ac...

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Back to decisions behind closed doors

After an angry debate where the Conservative deputy Leader of Council was ordered to apologise, South Glos Tories voted to exclude most councillors from future decision making. Instead, power will be concentrated in the hands of just a few cabinet members, who can make decisions behind closed doo...

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