In this time of national, and international, emergency, our priority locally is to help our communities to cope with the impact of the Coronavirus. On this page we have provided links to important information and an explanation of what we are doing to help. Advice You can find the latest officia...

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Liberal Democrat candidate Claire Young welcomes Unite to Remain agreement in Thornbury & Yate

The Green Party has agreed to step aside for the Liberal Democrats in Thornbury & Yate, it was announced today. As part of Unite to Remain, the Liberal Democrats have made an arrangement with The Green Party and Plaid Cymru to step aside for pro-Remain candidates in 60 seats across England an...

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Campaigners’ anger at wasted time and money

Liberal Democrats who have been campaigning against the Joint Spatial Plan for the West of England have spoken of their anger at the time and money wasted on the flawed housing plan. On Wednesday a further letter from the Planning Inspectors examining the plan was published, setting out in detai...

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Bus fare victory in Thornbury & Yate

Liberal Democrat bus campaigners are celebrating victory in their campaign for a cheap fare for bus journeys within the towns of Yate and Thornbury. From later this month people travelling on First Bus services will play just £1.50 for any single journey in town.Lib Dem Parliamentary Candidate f...

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Lib Dems: Conservatives must dump failed JSP and start from square one

South Gloucestershire Lib Dems have welcomed the news that Government Planning Inspectors have told the West of England Authorities, including South Gloucestershire, to take the Joint Spatial Plan (JSP) back to the drawing board. The JSP would have given the green light to 33,000 houses across So...

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New Lib Dem Leader Jo Swinson chosen to take on Boris Johnson

New Lib Dem Leader Jo Swinson chosen to take on Boris Johnson

The Liberal Democrats have chosen 39 year old Scottish MP Jo Swinson as their new leader to take on Boris Johnson's Tories and Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party at the next General Election.   Lib Dem Prospective MP for Thornbury & Yate, Claire Young said: "I'm delighted that Jo Swinson has been...

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