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This is the official web site of Gloucester Liberal Democrats. Read about our campaigns, our councillors and how we can all work together to make our city a better place to live.

For the Liberal Democrats, local government is key - localism, community politics, and a real commitment to devolved power are all hallmarks of the Liberal Democrat approach.

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Latest News

  • Ian Dobie on his bike
    Article: Aug 15, 2018
    Gloucestershire Lib Dems call for road improvements to encourage more to commute by bike
    August 15 is the UK's annual Cycle to Work day, one of the largest event in the bike calendar and sees thousands of workers ditch the car and cycle to work instead.
    The benefits of cycling are enormous, from promoting healthy bodies and mental wellbeing, to cutting the amount of pollution and congestion on our roads.
  • Rebecca Trimnell
    Article: Aug 13, 2018
    There are calls for Gloucester MP Richard Graham to apologise after he suggested immigrants could not use dustbins.
    In one of his regular emails to constituents the Conservative Member of Parliament called for an "education programme for immigrants not used to urban recycling".
    He has been condemned by Dr Rebecca Trimnell, his Liberal Democrat opponent at the next General Election, who called on him to apologise.
  • Liam Harries at Severnside Surgery
    Article: Jul 31, 2018
    A new GP surgery at Kingsway will complement existing services in Quedgeley.
    The new premises will be run by Rosebank Health, which already operates the Rosebank and Severnvale surgeries.
    There are no plans to close either of the existing surgeries.
  • Javelin Park incinerator
    Article: Jul 30, 2018
    The county council has been told it must publish more details about the £500 million incinerator contract.
    The Information Commissioner has ruled some parts of a previously redacted report must be revealed.
    The Lib Dems campaigned against building it at Javelin Park.
    "The secrecy around the contract is a deep concern," said Liam Harries.
  • Fallen tree at Horsbere Brook in Longlevens
    Article: Jul 29, 2018

    A tree that fell blocking a footpath in Longlevens has been cut back.

    Local residents and Longlevens Liberal Democrats reported the fallen tree to the city council after being alerted to it on Saturday morning.

    Within hours the tree was cut back so it was no longer blocking the footpath, which runs alongside Horsbere Brook and connects Cheltenham Road with the Greyhound estate.