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And here’s the good news…

Nick Clegg at the Resolution Foundation

Nick Clegg at the Resolution Foundation (Photo by the Cabinet Office)

The Liberal Democrats believe you should keep more money that you earn. That is why we believe the tax-free threshold should raise to £10,000, saving working people £700 a . . . → Read More: And here’s the good news…

“A Sensible Drugs Policy”–Chris Davies (7:30pm 3rd Feb, Bishop Lloyd’s Palace)

CD2hires (2)If you’re anything like me, there are two reasons to be looking forward to Friday 3rd February:

1) the visit of a senior party figure;

. . . → Read More: “A Sensible Drugs Policy”–Chris Davies (7:30pm 3rd Feb, Bishop Lloyd’s Palace)

Chester’s Planning Disgraces

clip_image002Chester Liberal Democrats are dismayed at some of the recent decision making by the Planning Committee that local councillors sit on, vote and make decisions on your . . . → Read More: Chester’s Planning Disgraces

House deposit plan will help young families

A plan recently announced by Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg to help first time buyers get on to the housing ladder has been welcomed by Liberal Democrats in Chester.

The plans involve the taxpayer guaranteeing part of the mortgage of first time buyers on newly built houses. Currently, people buying a house for the . . . → Read More: House deposit plan will help young families

In Government–investing for the future

imageLiberal Democrats in Government have successfully argued for measures in the Autumn Treasury Statement to help the economy and stimulate business so that investment is encouraged, jobs . . . → Read More: In Government–investing for the future

Lib Dems in Chester welcome plans for youth jobs

imageA programme to tackle youth unemployment has been welcomed by Liberal Democrats in Chester. Called the “Youth Contract”, the £1 billion plan will aim to find work . . . → Read More: Lib Dems in Chester welcome plans for youth jobs