Cornwall Liberal Democrats win fuel voucher boost for those on lowest incomes

Fearing losing a vote, on the morning of the budget announcement at full Council, the Conservative administration have incorporated a proposal into their budget, put forward by Edwina Hannaford, Leader of the Lib Dems on Cornwall Council, which will inject £400,000 into the fuel poverty voucher s...

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Budget is an “abject failure of leadership” say Cornwall Liberal Democrats

Cornwall Liberal Democrats have slammed Conservative budget proposals that will come before full Council on February 22nd as an “abject failure of leadership” that shows no concern for those most in need in our Cornish communities.

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Lib Dems launch housing Justice campaign

Cornwall Liberal Democrats will take their Housing Justice Charter to Parliament. The Charter restates and reinforces the Cornwall Liberal Democrats’ longstanding commitment to register and limit second homes, tax them more, invest more in social housing, strengthen planning controls to stop unaf...

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Conservatives vote for £5.2 million cut to children’s services

Conservatives vote for £5.2 million cut to children’s services

Opposition parties have united to condemn cuts to essential Children's services as the Conservatives vote to slash £5.2m from social care and education.

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Time to cut aircraft emissions from Newquay airport

Liberal Democrats on Cornwall Council have called for emissions on aircraft using Newquay airport to be reduced every year and eliminated altogether by 2040.  

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Save Our Leisure Centres

Save Our Leisure Centres

Conservative-run Cornwall Council is recommending the closure of four public leisure centres in Cornwall – those at Falmouth, Launceston, Saltash and Wadebridge – and the hydrotherapy pool within St Austell Leisure Centre.   We call upon Cornwall Council to keep our leisure centres open.  

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