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About richardkemp

Leader of the Liberal Democrats in Liverpool. UK representative on UCLG Finance Committee, Executive Bureau and World Council. Deputy Chair and Lib Dem Spokesperon on the LGA Community Wellbeing Board. Married to the lovely Cllr Erica Kemp CBE with three children and three grandchildren.

Lib Dems & Labour – Our suggestions for working together in the City Region

Seeing the City Region as a ‘semi nation state’ is part of our offer. But Tom Maguire is already ahead of us!! Strange times bring stranger activities. The severe difficulties which will affect our City Region must make make us … Continue reading

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Lib Dems adopt 5 Parliamentary candidates for Liverpool.

Some of our team celebrating after the adoption of our 5 Prospective Parliamentary candidates for Liverpool Constituencies Liverpool Liberal Democrats yesterday adopted their 5 Parliamentary candidates for Liverpool in the case of a snap General election. The 5 candidates are: … Continue reading

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What chance a progressive alliance in Liverpool?

This should be the home of the ‘Parliament’ for the Liverpool City Region Tomorrow night I am going to a meeting to discuss the creation of a progressive alliance. I understand that it is one of a series that are … Continue reading

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“Consult people on removal of elected mayor post in Liverpool”

How this place is run should be a decision of the people of Liverpool Liverpool’s Liberal Democrats will be moving a motion at the next meeting of the Liverpool City Council on July 20th. The motion would be moved by … Continue reading

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The last of the Brexiteers Buggers Off!

We”ll fight on the UK’s behalf even if the Brexiteers have buggered off! So that’s it then. First Farage quits; then Johnson; then Gove gets eliminated; then Leadsom caves in; then Nuttall says he won’t stand. Cameron, whose weakness led … Continue reading

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I need help with my Smugness

Tim praying for a Leadsom and Corbyn fight at the next General Election. Good for the Lib Dems but bad for the Country!! For the past two weeks I have been feeling something which I have never really felt before … Continue reading

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We are big hearted Scousers not small minded Little Englanders

Just some of the Lib Dems who came to the Rally at St George’s Hall on July 5th to express our faith in our City and its European future Yesterday about 6/700 people gathered at an event at St George’s … Continue reading

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