Ian Shires

Liberal Democrat Councillor for Willenhall North Ward, Liberal Democrat Group Leader, Walsall MBC Learn more

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Published on Liberal Democrat Voice By Caron Lindsay | Tue 16th May 2017 – 2:55 pm So, for long enough, the Brexiteers have been telling us that the EU would be pretty much begging us for a trade deal and we’d easily get one within two years. Theresa May said last month that the deal […]

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Published on Liberal Democrat Voice By The Voice | Wed 17th May 2017 – 12:01 am The Liberal Democrat manifesto will be launched much later today. Ahead of that event, Tim Farron has a message for young people: Imagine a brighter future. You don’t have to accept Theresa May and Nigel Farage’s extreme version of […]

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Published on Liberal Democrat Voice by NewsHound | Wed 17th May 2017 – 8:55 am There’s a super article in the Independent by Rahul Mansigani. In 2010, he led a protest against the Lib Dems and Nick Clegg over tuition fees. However, he is now a Lib Dem Newbie – because of Brexit: as Eurosceptic Corbyn […]

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Published on Liberal Democrat Voice By Paul Walter | Wed 17th May 2017 – 12:14 pm Tim Farron has just written to Lib Dem members, sending them a link to the Lib Dem manifesto. You can read the manifesto here. Tim writes: I’m very proud to announce that we have just launched our manifesto. This […]

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Walsall Liberal Democrats are pleased to announce details of their Candidates in the upcoming General Election on 8th June Walsall South – Anna Wellings Purvis Anna qualified as a Science Teacher and she taught students aged 11-18 until curriculum changes in the face of fewer resources made it impossible to do a good job. She […]

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Walsall Liberal Democrats are pleased to announce details of their Candidates in the upcoming General Election on 8th June: Walsall North – Isabelle Parasram (http://www.libdems.org.uk/isabelle_parasram ) Isabelle is honoured to be the Liberal Democrat’s Parliamentary candidate for Walsall North and Spokesperson on Brexit for the West Midlands. She first became involved in politics through standing for […]

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Walsall Liberal Democrats are pleased to announce details of their Candidates in the upcoming General Election on 8th June Aldridge / Brownhills – Ian Garrett  (http://www.libdems.org.uk/ian_garrett ) Ian is a local teacher, who is Head of History at St Francis of Assisi Roman Catholic School, a secondary school right in the heart of Aldridge. He is well known […]

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I received this email  of Sarah Olney the Liberal Democrats Shadow Education Secretary. Much of what she says resonates with what is happening across Walsall Schools. Theresa May’s Government is slashing schools’ budgets whilst at the same time miraculously finding the money to open new grammar schools. Schools in Walsall are set to see their […]

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Local Liberal Democrats are pleased to announce that the nomination paperwork was given the OK by the Elections Office at Walsall Council. So there will be Liberal Democrat Candidates in all three local constituencies, Walsall North, Walsall South and Aldridge-Brownhills. Details of our candidates will be will be announced shortly so watch this space, in […]

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Across the country there are increasing numbers of pupils with special educational and disabilities (SEND) are at risk of being denied mainstream schooling because of Government cuts to school funding. Figures from the Department for Education (DfE) shows that in the past four years there has been a substantial increase in the number of SEND […]

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