Author Archives: Barry Holliday

School meals in line for Conservative cuts

Changes to Universal Credit mean nearly 1 million poorer children will lose out on a free nutritious meal at lunch – costing parents £400 a year. Free school meals were brought in as one of a series of new investments in … Continue reading

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Lib Dems declare victory on Upskirting

The Liberal Democrats have declared victory in their bid to make ‘upskirting’ a specific criminal offence. ‘Upskirting’ must be made a criminal offence as girls as young as 10 are photographed –  The Independent, 20th February 2018  Thanks to pressure … Continue reading

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Lib Dems plan £6bn boost for the NHS

The Liberal Democrats are calling for an extra £6 billion a year to protect the NHS, paid for by an extra penny on Income Tax. The money raised will be guaranteed for the NHS and social care services. The party … Continue reading

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Standing up for our schools

Liberal Democrats plan extra investment in education “DESPITE ELECTION PROMISES CONSERVATIVES ARE CUTTING SCHOOL BUDGETS” The Liberal Democrats are leading the fight against Conservative cuts that will force schools in Derby North to cut over over £1,000,000 from budgets. Local … Continue reading

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Barry Holliday comments: ‘serious allegations’ against Vote Leave campaign threaten ‘foundations of our democracy’

Today, Ed Davey MP has questioned if the recent allegations against the ‘Vote Leave’ campaign could threaten our very democracy. Barry Holliday commented: “If these allegations are true Parliament and the British public must be given the facts and the … Continue reading

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