Local Lib Dems will stand up for EU nationals in Peterborough!

It is important to remember that the EU was created to end centuries of war in Europe and bring prosperity to all European countries …. of course, there is still much work to do! It is becoming ever more clear that Theresa May is willing to scrap a free trade deal with the rest of Europe in order to pander to UKIP and the far-right of her own party. Nobody knows what Brexit will look like. The choices Theresa May will make will affect Peterborough and our country for decades – that’s your job, your weekly shop, your environment, your safety, where you can travel to and where you can[…]

Nick Clegg appointed party’s European Union spokesperson

Nick Clegg, has returned to the frontbench to speak on Brexit, knows what he is talking about as a former EU trade negotiator and European Commission official. He has assembled a team of experts and will publish a series of 12 “Brexit Challenge” papers posing the key questions the Government must answer. Clegg wants an informed public debate, and is rightly worried that the key decisions might otherwise depend on “who shouts loudest on the Tory backbenches”. Clegg is not trying to overturn the referendum decision. But he believes Parliament must play a big role in shaping the terms on which we leave the EU, because people did not vote on[…]

Takedown Of a UKIP Supporter – LISTEN! #Effortless

Even when we hear that one of their people has called for the voting franchise to be reduced or when we discover they have one of the worst records on LGBT rights in the European Parliament, UKIP never seem to surprise us these days with what they’ll say or do! But in all seriousness, where are their actual policies and what do they actually stand for?  To listen to the interview simply press the play button and feel free to leave a comment below. listen to ‘What Do Ukip Stand For? James O’Brien’s Takedown Of This Supporter Is Effortless’ on audioBoom

City Council receives £13.5million to improve roads, thanks to our Membership of EU

Peterborough City Council has received major funding for two transport schemes in the city, thanks to funds from a EU backed scheme. The Greater Cambridgeshire Greater Peterborough Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has received millions of pounds from the government to invest in various projects in the area. A total of £13.5million has been allocated to the Peterborough to improve Bourges Boulevard and junction 20 of the A47 in Peterborough, over three years from 2015/16. The council will carry out improvements to junction 20 of the A47 to help ease congestion and create better access to Paston. The council will also improve the Bourges Boulevard road corridor between Thorpe Road and[…]

Ask yourself a question: If we don’t act’ who will?

Q: Do you really want UKIP to win the elections on May 22nd? The Liberal Democrats are the only party not afraid to stand up to UKIP. If you don’t like what they have to say, stand with us! Don’t believe us? Watch the video below!