The Liberal Democrats have selected Claire Young as their candidate for Thornbury and Yate in the General Election on 8th June

Claire Young

Young people aged 17 or 18 are being urged to register to vote in time for the General Election on 8th June

New figures just released by the Electoral Reform Society show that the proportion of school leavers on the electoral roll dropped by over a quarter between 2013 and 2016 – with most of these missing voters now eligible to vote in this election. Shockingly, in one parliamentary constituency, 75% ...

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Lib Dems announce £4m of funding for mental health services in South Gloucestershire

The Liberal Democrats have announced that £4m of the party's additional health funding in South Gloucestershire from putting a penny on income tax would be ring-fenced for mental health services. This would help to deliver on 12 key priorities, including improving waiting time standards for menta...

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Lib Dems will invest £26m to protect school funding in South Gloucestershire

The Liberal Democrats have announced they would invest £26m more in schools and colleges in South Gloucestershire over the next parliament.The funding for South Gloucestershire would reverse cuts to frontline school and college budgets, protect per pupil funding in real terms and ensure no school...

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