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Interesting plans to develop tidal power stations in the UK. These plans are fully supported by Ed Davey (LibDem Secretary of State for Environment)and myself.

World's first lagoon power plants unveiled in UK - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-31682529
Plans to generate electricity from the world's first series of tidal lagoons are unveiled in the UK, with sites proposed in Wales, Somerset and Cumbria.
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The economy is recovering thanks to the LibDems in govt. Labour can't be trusted on the economy.
 
.Liberal Democrats building a stronger economy with UK growth now highest in the G7 http://buff.ly/17xfzan
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The Tories are wrong to protect pensioner benefits for the wealthiest of pensioners at the expense of the low earning working age tax payers.Those with the broadest shoulders should take the burden.
 
The working age poor will pay the price under the Conservatives' plans to ring-fence pensioners benefits.
Working age people will pay the price under the Conservatives' plans to ring -fence pensioners benefits.
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Confirmation today of our commitment to future funding for early years childcare and education.
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The UN is 70 years old!
 
The United Nations turns 70 this year. Check out this animation for some of the ways the UN makes a difference around the world: http://ow.ly/JdzxJ

Get history and basic facts about the UN at: http://bit.ly/fucJfy
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Great video by Lala Moran talking about how the LibDems have created 2m apprenticeships whilst in Govt.
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An interesting article on FPTP.
 
Britain's most two-party election held since its constituency-winner-takes-all system took its modern form was that of 1951; the Conservatives got 48% of the vote and Labour got 49%. It was a time when class loyalty trumped almost all other concerns. Now people do not feel so constrained. The two-party political system is under unprecedented pressure http://econ.st/1FTGlIo
THE distance between the front benches in Britain’s House of Commons, it is said, is that of two drawn swords: it is a fittingly archaic and combative conceit. The...
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The only way to guarantee a fairer society and stronger economy is to vote LibDem.
 
Conservative plans to ring fence pensioner benefits will hit the working age poor
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Fridays visit to the Manchester Jewish Museum by myself an NW LibDems.
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Interesting to know London Labour's real response to devolution!
 
How Labour in London tried to sink devolution for Greater Manchester

It's a striking example of how little backing there is for devolution in much of Labour's Westminster operation that it would rather have...
It's a striking example of how little backing there is for devolution in much of Labour's Westminster operation that it would rather have...
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Glad that something has been done after the death of so many climbers and sherpas last year.
 
Avalanche fears are changing the traditional route used by mountaineers to scale Mount Everest. http://bbc.in/1FZHhbG
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LibDem manifesto 2015. Our 5 priorities for the next five years.
“Our 5 priorities for the next 5 years focus on spreading opportunity for everyone http://t.co/0s3VUDf4v6”
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Member and campaigner for the Liberal Democrat Party.
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Neil is the Liberal Democrat Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for the constituency of Macclesfield in the UK General Election 2015. He was a Liberal Democrat list Candidate for the North West England Region in the 2014 European Parliament election.
 
Neil grew up in the Isle of Man where he attended St Ninian's School. He read Mediaeval History at St Andrews, and Law at the College of Law in York and in London. He currently lives in Cheshire and works as a Barrister from Chambers in Manchester, practicing law throughtout the north west of England and north Wales. He is a member and campaigner in the Liberal Democrat Party.
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  • University of St Andrews
    Mediaeval History, 1999 - 2003