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 Daily Mirror reports, today union leaders lined up to praise Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell’s pledge for a £10-an-hour minimum wage . Unite general secretary Len McCluskey said: “This will be music to the ears” – we now live in hop...

The Guardian today reported that the Labour party strengthened its opposition to fracking, saying it would ban the controversial technique for extracting shale gas if it came to power. Speaking at the Labour conference in Liverpool, shadow energy an...

Commenting on claims Clive Lewis’ key note speech on Trident was changed today at the last minute, Liberal Democrat Defence Spokesperson Baroness Judith Jolly said: “Labour’s defence policy has literally hit a brick wall. “Perhaps they should...

Liberal Democrat Energy and Climate Change Spokesperson Lynne Featherstone has accused the Conservatives of trashing the coalition government’s green legacy, including by slashing subsidies for renewable energy while spending billions subsidising H...

Below is the final version of Tim Farron‘s speech at the close of the Liberal Democrat conference in Brighton today. Preston Liberal Democrats are good at lots of things. But the thing it seems that we’re best at, is confounding expectations.

Sal Brinton, President of the Liberal Democrats, will give a speech today to members on the final day of the party’s Autumn Conference. She will say Good morning, Conference. Here we are, constitutional amendments concluded – how will we...

The Liberal Democrats are today launching a National Consultation exercise on the impact of Brexit on local communities. All Lib Dem parliamentary candidates will contact businesses, health and educational institutions and civil society organisations...