Chris Botten: A Little Humility is required. Surrey's damning OFSTED report
Chris Botten, Lib Dem Leader of the Opposition at Surrey Councty Council descibes Surrey Children’s Services as " a long history of failure."
Farron: Less plastic bags on seabed, now let's get serious on coffee cups
Commenting on reports that the number of plastic bags found on the seabed has fallen following the introduction of a charge for carrier bags, Liberal Democrat Environment spokesperson Tim Farron said:
"The 5p charge on carrier bags was introduced by Liberal Democrats in government in the face of Conservative opposition.
Rudd's desperate defence of police cuts "nonsense on stilts"
Responding to Amber Rudd's statement on increases in violent crime, Liberal Democrat Home Affairs spokesperson Ed Davey said:
"It’s nonsense on stilts for the Home Secretary to argue lower police numbers don’t matter in the fight against serious crime and she knows it.