Liberal Democrats Tag Archive

Why the Lib Dems’ ‘Skills Wallets’ would fail


Last week, the Liberal Democrat party unleashed their new plans for lifelong learning: a £10,000 ‘skills wallet’ which would be distributed to adults in three phases: all...

Why you should vote for… the Lib Dems


In my opinion, the Liberal Democrats are the party for people who feel as though their voice is not being heard in British politics, particularly on contentious issues such as...

Roasts, Toasts and Soapboxes


Roast A Security Crisis How is it that with a background of George Orwell’s ‘1984’ we are still moving towards an overcontrolled state? Almost everything that we...

Housing policy sparks local election debate


With the May elections having taken place, we attempt to establish clarity on the City Council's position on student housing...

Third time lucky for Dr Appleby?


The Head of Mechanical Engineering at Newcastle University, Dr John Appleby, is set to stand for the third time as a Liberal Democrat prospective Parliamentary candidate (PPC), in...