Lib Dems to invest £50 billion to rebalance the UK

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The Liberal Democrats have today unveiled ambitious plans for a £50 billion Regional Rebalancing Programme to invest in infrastructure projects outside London, helping to tackle ingrained inequality across the UK.

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Lib Dems: Time to move the goalposts on safe standing

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The Liberal Democrats have today announced that "it's time to shift the goalposts on safe standing", by introducing safe-standing in top-flight football, offering more choice, a better atmosphere, and cheaper tickets for fans.

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Lib Dems to triple support for disadvantaged pre-school children

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The Liberal Democrats have today announced they would triple funding for disadvantaged children aged three and four attending nurseries and other childcare providers.

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Lib Dems to strip out 25% of “toxic” Home Office to prevent another Windrush

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The Liberal Democrats have announced today that they will move more than 9,000 members of staff out of the Home Office, under the party’s plans to strip the discredited department of responsibility for immigration and asylum.

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Liberal Democrats launch Plan for Business including £17bn research fund

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Liberal Democrat Shadow Business Secretary Sam Gyimah will today give a major speech to business leaders in London to launch the party's plan for businesses.

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Lib Dems to create binding Student Mental Health Charter

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The Liberal Democrats have pledged their commitment to transform mental health services in the UK by creating a binding Student Mental Health Charter. This will require all universities to guarantee access to high quality mental health services for their students.

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Lib Dems: Tories' failure on child homelessness is shameful

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Responding to the report released today by Shelter that 135,000 children in Britain are homeless and living in temporary accommodation, which is the highest number in 12 years, Liberal Democrat Spokesperson for Housing, Tim Farron said:

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Swinson challenges Johnson to protect UK farmers from a Trump trade deal

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Liberal Democrat Leader Jo Swinson called on Boris Johnson to use this week's meetings with Trump to commit to protecting UK farmers and consumers from a post-Brexit Trump trade deal.

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Lib Dems lead with £11bn investment to transform mental health services

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The Liberal Democrats will invest £11 billion in transforming mental health services, more than either Labour or the Tories, analysis by the party has found.

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Liberal Democrats will invest £1 billion a year to restore community policing

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Today, the Liberal Democrats announce plans to invest an extra £1 billion a year to restore community policing by enabling forces to recruit 20,000 more police officers - enough for two extra officers in every ward across England and Wales. The Party will also fund an immediate 2% pay-rise for serving police officers.

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