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Bristol Liberal Democrats bring motion on Mayoral Referendum

The Bristol Liberal Democrats have tabled a motion to Full Council on 7 Dec calling for a binding referendum on the Mayoral system in Bristol.


Labour and Tories join forces to kick Workplace Parking Levy into the long grass

Bristol Liberal Democrats were shocked and dismayed when Bristol Labour councillors jumped into bed with the Tories to effectively block a radical plan to help solve the city’s transport woes. 


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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Campaigns Organiser to work for Bristol Liberal Democrats leading their fightback as a local party.


Local Lib Dem Councillor joins Bristol leaseholders at cladding protest

Lib Dem Councillor for Hotwells and Harbourside, Alex Hartley and members of the local campaign group, Bristol Cladding Action Group, joined hundreds of other protesters in London yesterday afternoon, calling on the Government to end the cladding scandal and reform the leasehold system once and for all.


Brislington Greenway hangs in the balance

A local developer is threatening to ‘walk away’ from a new active travel scheme for pedestrians and cyclists in South Bristol due to his “despicable treatment” at the hands of planning officers at Bristol City Council. 


Opposition Leaders express disappointment over Mayor’s Conduct

Bristol’s three opposition party group leaders (Cllr Jos Clark - Lib Dems, Cllr Paula O’Rourke – Greens & Cllr Mark Weston – Conservatives) have today written to Mayor Rees to express their disappointment at his conduct in Tuesday’s meeting of Full Council.


Lib Dems demand more bike hangars for Bristol

At todays (7th Sep) Full Council meeting, Cllr Alex Hartley has submitted a motion calling for a radical improvement in the provision of Bike Hangars in Bristol. 
 

Lib Dems propose radical front garden tree planting scheme

Bristol Liberal Democrats are proposing a radical solution to the loss of tree canopy cover across the city of Bristol.


Lib Dems secure unanimous backing on LGBT+ Mental Health Protection Motion

The Bristol Liberal Democrats Silver Motion on LGBT+ mental health provision was approved unanimously by all councillors at last nights Full Council meeting (6th July). The motion calls for the creation of a strategic plan to improve LGBT+ mental health, as well as greater surveying of the LGBT+ community to understand the issues, and more outreach within the Council and to schools to make sure these groups receive adequate treatment.


2021 Manifesto

Bristol Liberal Democrat Manifesto 2021

The Bristol Lib Dem 2021 local election manifesto is centred around three things: Sustainability, Better Service & Better Governance. Our ambitious but achievable vision for Bristol is is an embodiment of the Lib Dem preamble in our constitution 'The Liberal Democrats exist to build and safeguard a fair, free and open society, in which we seek to balance the fundamental values of liberty, equality and community, and in which no one shall be enslaved by poverty, ignorance or conformity.'