Monthly Archives: December 2016

Nottingham South’s Labour MP abandons constituents on Brexit says Lib Dem – Barry Holliday

Local Lib Dem Barry Holliday has reacted with shock that Remain supporting Labour MP Lilian Greenwood voted last week for the triggering of Article 50 before April 2017. Barry, Nottingham Lib Dem Spokesperson said: “Labour are meant to be the … Continue reading

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Tim Farron responds to stunning Richmond Park by-election win

The Liberal Democrats have won the Richmond Park by-election following a swing of 21.7%. Folllowing the victory Tim Farron, Leader of the Liberal Democrats, said: “The message is clear: The Liberal Democrats are back and we are carrying the torch … Continue reading

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Suspended Labour Councillor has been paid £6k and attended one meeting must resign

Nottingham’s Liberal Democrats have hit out at a local councillor who has attended just one meeting in the last six months. Cllr Ilyas Aziz, who was suspended from the Labour Party in April for allegedly making anti-Semitic remarks on Facebook … Continue reading

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“Our council needs an opposition that actually does something’ – Barry Holliday

Nottingham Liberal Democrat, Barry Holliday, has called for “better opposition and better scrutiny” of the city council’s activities after it was revealed that Nottingham City Council has remained the most complained about authority in the county. The Local Government Ombudsman’s … Continue reading

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Tories give discrimination helpline contract to inept G4S

Hate crimes up 42%, but Tories give discrimination helpline contract to inept G4S A lifeline for people facing human rights issues and discrimination is set to be privatised. With hate crimes up by 42% since the EU referendum result, the … Continue reading

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