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  • Article: Nov 8, 2021

    Conservative MPs voted last week to prevent Owen Paterson from being suspended despite abusing his position.

    It's clear that Boris Johnson believes that he and his colleagues shouldn't have to face the consequences of their actions. James Grundy, Conservative MP for Leigh, voted with the government for a crony committee of Conservatives to protect each other from the consequences of sleaze.

  • David Burley
    Page: Nov 8, 2021

    Bryn by election

    We're please to announce David Burley has been nominated and accepted as our candidate in the Bryn by election on 25 November.

    David move to Wigan in 1991 when the company he worked for concentrated all their manufacturing in Hindley Green.

    Both of his children attended schools in Pemberton and his three grandchildren are in full time education in the town.

  • Article: Oct 29, 2021

    We're calling out Conservative MPs that voted in favour of dumping sewage into rivers.

    Rivers should be safe for swimming, fishing and sustaining wildlife. They are a precious source of drinking water for some. So why are they filled with raw sewage and human waste, destroying them for decades to come?

  • Sharron-Lee Honey, candidate for Leigh West
    Page: Sep 16, 2021

    Leigh West by election

    We're please to announce local Leigh resident and party Chair Sharron Honey has been nominated and accepted as our candidate in the Leigh West by election on 14 October.

  • Team member Caroline with some of the collected items for Afghan refugees
    Article: Aug 30, 2021
    By Brian Crombie-Fisher

    We're so grateful for the responses we've had from people to the collection we're doing on behalf of Care4Calais, which is helping refugees escaping the Taliban that have been housed here in the North West. Coordinated by our team member Caroline, we've collected much needed clothing, hygiene products, stationary, and toiletries.

  • Survey: Jan 26, 2021
    2 questions

    The Wigan, Leigh and Makerfield Liberal Democrats are always interested in local issues and helping the people in our community, but if there is a particular issue you want us to know about you can do so on our website.