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The Liberal Democrats have criticised Theresa May as "cold and heartless," following the shock revelation she blocked attempts to guarantee the right to stay for EU nationals immediately after the referendum.

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Lib Dems table amendment on Single Market to Queen's Speech

by Liberal Democrats on Fri, 23 Jun 2017

The Liberal Democrats have vowed to oppose any attempts to weaken workplace rights, health and safety standards and environmental protections as part of the government's Repeal Bill.

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Government's social care funding plans in crisis - Norman Lamb

by Liberal Democrats on Wed, 21 Jun 2017

Ministers are to consult on reforming the system of social care funding in England after Conservative plans were slammed as a Dementia Tax during the election.

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Trade Bill just a job creation scheme for Liam Fox

by Liberal Democrats on Wed, 21 Jun 2017

Jo Swinson is new Lib Dem Deputy Leader

by Liberal Democrats on Tue, 20 Jun 2017

Theresa May is reported to have dropped plans to scrap free school lunches for infant pupils from tomorrow's Queen's Speech.

It comes after the Liberal Democrats strongly criticised the Conservatives during the election campaign over the plans which would have deprived 1.7 million children of free school lunches, including 700,000 living in poverty.

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Chancellor Philip Hammond has called for a transitional deal on Brexit to protect the economy at a speech at Mansion House, while Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has admitted that Brexit will make us all poorer.

It comes as the government is under pressure from the Liberal Democrats and business community to soften its stance on Brexit, including by protecting Britain's membership of the single market and customs union.

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Tim Farron responds to Finsbury Park terror attack

by Liberal Democrats on Mon, 19 Jun 2017

Commenting on the terrorist incident near Finsbury Park mosque in north London, Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: “The Finsbury Park attack is senseless barbarism. Yet again we are rocked by a horrific incident for which there is no rhyme or reason.

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Liberal Democrats announce Shadow Cabinet

by Liberal Democrats on Fri, 16 Jun 2017

Join The Great Get Together in memory of Jo Cox

by Liberal Democrats on Thu, 15 Jun 2017

Retail sales fell by 1.2% between April and May, worse than economists had expected, figures from the Office for National Statistics have shown.

The ONS said that average store prices have risen by 2.8% over the year, which has been a significant factor in slowing growth.

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The Liberal Democrats have called on the government to urgently publish a long-awaited review of building regulations on fire safety and implement its recommendations, following the deadly fire at Grenfell Tower.

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Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron resigns

by Liberal Democrats on Wed, 14 Jun 2017

Tim Farron announces election for deputy leader

by Liberal Democrats on Wed, 14 Jun 2017

Sharp fall in EU nurses coming to UK

by Liberal Democrats on Mon, 12 Jun 2017

There has been a sharp fall in nurses from EU countries registering to work in the NHS, new figures have revealed.

The Health Service Journal reports that monthly statistics show the number of EU nurses registering with the NMC to work in the UK peaked at 1,304 in July 2016, a month after the referendum, before falling to 344 in September 2016 and then to just 46 in April 2017.

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Your new team of Liberal Democrat MPs

by Liberal Democrats on Fri, 09 Jun 2017

Liberal Democrat MPs

Thank you to everyone who has helped to elect these Liberal Democrats MPs:

Tom Brake, Carshalton
Vince Cable, Twickenham
Alistair Carmichael, Orkney and Shetland
Edward Davey, Kingston and Surbiton
Tim Farron, Westmorland and Lonsdale
Wera Hobhouse, Bath
Christine Jardine, Edinburgh West
Norman Lamb, North Norfolk
Stephen Lloyd, Eastbourne
Layla Moran, Oxford West and Abingdon
Jamie Stone, Caithness
Jo Swinson, Dunbartonshire East

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10 great reasons to vote Liberal Democrat today

by Liberal Democrats on Thu, 08 Jun 2017

Polls are open until 10pm today, so don't forget to cast your vote for the Liberal Democrats.

Remember, you don't need your polling card in order to cast your vote.

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