Steve Beasant (Liberal Democrat Councillor for East Marsh Ward)

Blog URL:http://stevebeasant.mycouncillor.org.uk/
Blog Tags:Liberal Democrats, North East Lincolnshire, East Marsh, Politics, Elections, East Marsh Involve, Community Safety, Nick Clegg, Grimsby
Country:United Kingdom
State/Province:South Humberside
Location:Grimsby

Information about the Liberal Democrats, and my local council and community work in the East Marsh Ward.



Latest Blog Posts



The National Audit Office report on the UK border that was released today shows: Over the past four years the Border Force workforce has reduced by 4%.(Page 24) If the existing entry regime for non-EEA nationals is extended to all EEA arrivals, UK...

Responding to Theresa May’s comments in Brussels, Liberal Democrat Brexit spokesperson Tom Brake MP said: “The Prime Minister cannot say one thing in Brussels and another in Britain. She needs to face down the right-wing Brexiteers in her par...

Over half of local authorities in England will see school spending per pupil fall this year in real terms, analysis of government figures by the Liberal Democrats has found. • 83 of 150 local authorities in England will see per pupil funding fall i...

The Liberal Democrats have called on the government to act to tackle Britain’s “fly-tipping epidemic,” as figures revealed fly-tipping incidents topped a million this year for the first time since 2008. • Local authorities in Engl...

The Liberal Democrats have accused the government of treating parliament with contempt by ordering their MPs to abstain at the end of the Universal Credit debate, and have now called on ministers to listen after their defeat. Liberal Democrat Work an...

Retail sales fell sharply by 0.8% in September 2017 compared to the previous month, figures published today by the Office for National Statistics have revealed. Meanwhile, prices in the shops increased by 3.3% compared to last year, the largest annua...

Violent crime has increased by 19% in the last year, figures published today have revealed. Knife crime was up 26% year-on-year, while overall crimes increased by 13%. Commenting on the reported rise in violent crime, Ed Davey, Liberal Democrat Home...