Harrogate International Festivals Redundancies A Huge Loss To Our District, MP Hasn't Done Enough

Local Liberal Democrats have expressed deep regret in over half of Harrogate International Festivals' workers being made redundant.

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Devolution Mired in Secrecy

Not only has Harrogate Borough Council refused to release the KPMG report on which the Conservative District Council’s recommendation is based, but now the Secretary of State for Local Government, Robert Jenrick MP, is now only corresponding with Conservative councillors.

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Harrogate & Knaresborough MP Sells Out Local Farmers and on Animal Welfare

In the biggest farming vote in generations, Harrogate & Knaresborough's Conservative MP voted to reduce import standards, selling out North Yorkshire's farmers and damaging animal welfare.

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Declare A Climate Emergency, Say Local Lib Dems

Local Liberal Democrats are once again calling on Harrogate Borough Council to declare a Climate Emergency, while also saying a Citizens' Assembly should be introduced to "harness the experience and a perspectives of local residents".

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Pubs in Urgent “Keep The Lights On” Protest At 10pm Curfew

Ahead of a crunch vote in the House of Commons this week, Liberal Democrats teamed up with pubs, restaurants and community clubs across the country to launch a “Keep the lights on” campaign in protest at the 10pm curfew.

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Release the Secret KPMG Report

Liberal Democrats are calling on Harrogate Borough Council to release its "secret report" on council reorganisation.

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Harrogate and Knaresborough Lib Dems demand a climate-first approach

Liberal Democrats have used their Autumn Conference this weekend to agree a series of measures to build a green recovery and tackle the climate emergency, including encouraging active travel through walking and cycling.

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Jones Has Shown A Total Lack Of Leadership On Job Protection

Local Liberal Democrats have welcomed the Job Support Scheme, but argued that it is too little, too late – while blasting the area's Conservative MP for showing a "total lack of leadership" on the issue.

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Over 200 Residents Sign Letter Calling On Jones to Fight For Furloughed

Over 200 residents have joined Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Spokesperson, Judith Rogerson, in writing to Andrew Jones MP calling on him to fight for the furloughed and lobby the Government to extend the furlough scheme.

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Local Barrister Judith Rogerson Implores Andrew Jones MP To Reject Internal Market Bill Tonight

Local barrister and Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Spokesperson, Judith Rogerson, has written to Andrew Jones MP asking him to oppose the Government's plans to break international law through the Internal Market Bill tonight.

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