Layla Moran seeks pupils’ views on future of education

Layla Moran seeks pupils’ views on future of education

Two A-level politics students were asked for their views on the future of the school system by Liberal Democrat education spokesperson Layla Moran on a visit to St Albans. “Arts education helps develop the whole person, both personal and social. School needs to be about more than just linear exam...

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St Albans’ council lays on extra beds for rough sleepers this winter

More beds are being laid on in St Albans to help rough sleepers cope during the cold winter months. Five additional beds funded by St Albans City and District Council have been made available at the Open Door homeless shelter in Bricket Road.

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Daisy Cooper launches election campaign with call to 'stop Brexit'

Daisy Cooper launches election campaign with call to 'stop Brexit'

Stopping Brexit and building a brighter future was Liberal Democrat candidate Daisy Cooper’s message to more than 100 supporters who rallied for the launch of her general election campaign. “Liberal Democrats want to change the future direction of the country and we will begin by stopping Bre...

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Schools champion Josie Madoc to contest Clarence ward byelection

Campaigner Josie Madoc has been selected to contest the district council byelection in Clarence ward after the resignation of fellow Liberal Democrat Caroline Brooke, who has moved to Oxford with her family. Josie is part of a strong Liberal Democrat team working hard across Clarence ward and is ...

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Plastic’s not fantastic in Liberal Democrat-run St Albans

Having voted unanimously in July to recognise and act on the climate catastrophe, the Lib Dem-run council is leading the charge to drastically reduce the amount of single-use plastic across the district. The council committed earlier this year to banning single-use plastics at its offices, facili...

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Petition calls on Government to find emergency cash for schools

The school funding crisis is hitting schools hard across St Albans – and Liberal Democrats are calling on the Government to provide an emergency cash injection.

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