Election Pledge: Lib Dems will allow term-time holidays to ease pressure on families

The Liberal Democrats will allow families to take term-time holiday as figures reveal that fines for absences in the North West have reached record levels.

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Election Pledge: Lib Dems will back a People's Vote

The Liberal Democrats will double down their pressure on Manchester Council to back a People's Vote, in the second of five key election pledges.

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Election Pledge: Lib Dems will cut Council Tax for poorest

The Liberal Democrats will cut Council Tax for the poorest in Manchester, in the first of five key election pledges.

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Manchester let down on an unprecedented scale

Manchester has been let down on an unprecedented scale after tonight's votes in Parliament, the Liberal Democrats have said.

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Rejecting People's Vote will cost Labour in Manchester

Labour decision to reject a People's Vote today (14/03/19) will cost them in Manchester, the Liberal Democrats have said.

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Scrap business rates to save Manchester high streets under pressure "like never before"

The Liberal Democrats have pledged to scrap business rates in a bid to save Manchester's high street which has come under pressure "like never before".

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Lib Dems: Labour must guarantee People's Vote today or face backlash in Manchester

Labour must guarantee a People's Vote today (12/03/19) or face a backlash from the electorate in Manchester, the Liberal Democrats have said.

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Response to today's events in Manchester Council budget meeting

The Liberal Democrats have responded to today's shocking events in the council chamber after a row resulted in an aggressive confrontation from a senior Labour councillor.

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Increased Stop and Search is not the answer to knife crime

An increase in the Stop and Search programme as proposed by Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham is not the answer, the Lib Dems have said after a Home Office report claimed it had "no statistically significant crime-reducing effect".

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Liberal Democrats demand better for women on International Women’s Day

Today, International Women’s Day, Liberal Democrats are demanding that the Government do more to improve the lives of women and girls across the UK and address the gendered inequalities that persist throughout society.

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