“Isn’t it about time that the Tories listen to teachers?

Responding to concerns from head teachers that school league tables in England unfairly stigmatise schools in white working class areas, Liberal Democrat Education Spokesperson David Ward said: “Isn’t it about time that the Tories listen to teachers? Liberal Democrats have. We would do away with ...

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Bradford Lib Dems Manifesto for Bradford

A Liberal Democrat approach to Bradford is of a place where Councillors work hard for the people they represent, giving local people a voice in deciding how their local neighbourhoods should be run, regularly reporting back and keeping in touch with the people who elected them. They stand up for ...

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Lib Dem Cllr Riaz Ahmed Condems Vile Muslim Hate Letter

Lib Dem Councillor Riaz Ahmed has condemed the 'Vile Muslim Hate Letter' that has been posted to homes and business in Bradford. You can read more about this story at. http://www.thetelegraphandargus.co.uk/news/16077849.police-probe-vile-punish-a-muslim-points-scoring-letter-circulating-in-bradfo...

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Wage bill for suspended staff rockets

"The failure of Labour-run Bradford Council to manage internal staffing processes has cost Bradford  Council almost a million pounds" says Councillor Rachel Sunderland, Lib Dem Bolton and Undercliffe. "This is money that could have been spent on front line services". You can read more about this ...

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Set up Carrillion Task Force

Responding to news that small businesses affected by Carillion's liquidation will receive support from a number of banks, Lorely Burt, Liberal Democrat Small Business Spokesperson said:   "It is essential that small businesses do not bear the brunt of the Conservative government's inaction and Ca...

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Bradford Lib Dems back call for Royal Commission into Social Care

Responding to calls for a Royal Commission on the NHS from Lord Saatchi today, former Health Minister Norman Lamb said:  “Liberal Democrats have long called for a cross party NHS and Care Convention, bringing together stakeholders from across the political spectrum, along with staff, patient gro...

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