Not so "Global Britain"

Not so

Whilst the announcement that the Government was rolling back on its legal commitment to spend 0.7% of our Gross National Income (GNI) on International Aid was expected, it is still incredibly disappointing that the Conservatives are content to break a manifesto – and more importantly and moral –...

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Put service personnel at the heart of new defence spending annoucements, says Vikki Slade

Put service personnel at the heart of new defence spending annoucements, says Vikki Slade

The news that the Government is increasing funding to the Armed Forces should be given a cautious welcome but with a huge caveat.  With its budget cut year on year, the military are unable to keep pace with what they need to spend, so this feels a little like offering the police 20,000 new polic...

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Local Lib Dems mourn loss of former MP Diana Maddock

Local Lib Dems mourn loss of former MP Diana Maddock

We were all saddened to learn of Baroness Maddock's passing last night and our thoughts are with her husband Alan and the rest of her family. Diana was a formidable woman in politics, nationally as well as locally. A party member for almost 50 years, and a councillor in Southampton before she sh...

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Vikki is the Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for the Liberal Democrats in Mid Dorset and North Poole. Vikki is a committed and passionate campaigner, the Leader of BCP Council and a member of the Liberal Democrat’s Regional Executive.

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