New leader for Somerset Lib Dems

Somerset County Council’s Lib Dems’ new Leader’s message: “Lib Dems Listen” as Conservatives cancel their Cabinet meeting - no business to discuss!

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Bridgwater and West Somerset Liberal Democrats slam single unitary decision

Bridgwater and West Somerset Liberal Democrats slam single unitary decision

The Conservative Government has announced plans to merge all four of Somerset’s district councils into the county council and create one “super council” for Somerset, stretching from County Gate to the other side of Frome and ignoring the democratic decision of the people of Somerset in favour o...

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Thank you from the Bridgwater and West Somerset Liberal Democrats!

Thank you from the Bridgwater and West Somerset Liberal Democrats!

Sunday 4th July has been declared national Thank You Day – a day for all of us to thank those people who have helped us get through the last 18 months.

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Steve Griffiths wins Old Cleeve and District by-election

Steve Griffiths wins Old Cleeve and District by-election

Liberal Democrat Steve Griffiths has won the Old Cleeve & District ward by-election, beating off challenges from former Conservative Councillors Martin Dewdney and Richard Lillis (standing as an Independent).

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“Local democracy at stake,” say Somerset Liberal Democrats in wake of plan to create new unitary authority

“Local democracy at stake,” say Somerset Liberal Democrats in wake of plan to create new unitary authority

The Liberal Democrat Group at Somerset County Council has released the following statement in response to the Conservative Leader of the Council’s statement of intent to actively pursue the creation of a Unitary Authority for Somerset.

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Ask Bill: What are your plans to tackle the climate change emergency

Ask Bill: What are your plans to tackle the climate change emergency

The climate crisis isn't only in the national news on a daily basis it's also a subject Bill gets asked about every day that he is out campaigning.  The crisis is evident across the globe including in our beautiful corner of it in Somerset and below Bill lays out his plans for Britain to tackle ...

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