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Torridge and West Devon Liberal Democrats
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David Chalmers

A Tribute to Prince Philip 10th April 2021

David Chalmers, as Mayor of Northam, has made the following statement on the sad death of the Duke of Edinburgh, recalling his meeting with him in 2002:

'On behalf of Northam Town Council and its Councillors I should like to convey our deep sadness at the announcement of the death of HRH Prince Philip the Duke of...

David Chalmers & Ed Davey

Liberal Democrats launch their May election campaign 7th April 2021

Liberal Democrat Leader Ed Davey has officially launched the Liberal Democrats' Local Elections campaign. Ed, at the Lib Dems digital launch, asked voters to send a message to the Conservatives to do more to support local communities...

60 EU citizens in Torridge stuck in limbo as 'Settled Status' backlog revealed 28th February 2021

The Liberal Democrats are calling on the Government to grant EU citizens the automatic right to stay in the UK, with the physical proof they need, as new Home Office figures reveal that 60 people in Torridge are still waiting for a decision on their Settled Status application...

Applying for a postal vote 26th February 2021

The Liberal Democrats Software Group have launched a new tool to help people register to vote by post...

David Chalmers

Light at end of tunnel as vaccination centre opens in Westward Ho! 26th January 2021

A new vaccination centre has opened at Westward Ho! Baptist Church, run by Arnold's Pharmacy. Contrary to reports that the centre was opening for a 'one-off day' last Saturday, the facility will be running from 8am to 8pm, seven days a week, and expects to vaccinate 3,500 people per week...