Local supporters of Liberal Democrat candidate Jenny Wilkinson braved the cold and rain yesterday evening to hear the concerns of Sutton Coldfield residents and explain the benefits of Liberal Democrat policies. Chief among these, of course, is the £50 billion that could be saved over the next 5 years by remaining in the EU and used for badly needed investment in public services. As Local Party Chairman Stephen Allsop said, "People told us it was the first time any party had knocked on their door ever. There was no love for Corbyn or Johnson, and even Tory voters seem to be holding their nose."
Sutton Coldfield Liberal Democrats have announced that Jenny Wilkinson will stand for the party in the next General Election. Jenny previously represented the Lib Dems in the 2017 General Election and was a candidate for the European Parliament earlier this year.
Jenny was born and brought up in Sutton Coldfield and is mum to three young boys. She is actively involved in the local community, including as a school governor and a founding Trustee of FOLIO Sutton Coldfield, which runs a range of events in the town centre library.Read more
Would you like to donate to your local Sutton Coldfield and Erdington Lib Dems and have the chance of winning one of many wonderful prizes? You would? Then click here to buy tickets for the Christmas 2019 Lib Dem Draw! Tickets are just £1.00 each. The prize winners will be drawn at 8:00pm on 9 December 2019.
Jenny Wilkinson, Liberal Democrat prospective parliamentary candidate for Sutton Coldfield, has recently been in discussions with representatives from Transport for West Midlands about the proposals for the Sutton Coldfield Gateway. She would like to encourage Sutton residents to have their say at https://www.tfwm.org.uk/sutton-coldfield-gateway/. Let your voice be heard!
Jenny Wilkinson, spokesperson for Sutton Coldfield Lib Dems, has thrown her support behind a campaign by the National Governance Association (“NGA”) for a substantial increase to funding for our schools. In her capacity as Chair of Governors of Holland House Infant School and Nursery, Jenny joined governors and trustees from 130 constituencies across the country at NGA’s lobby of Parliament on Thursday 28th February.Read more
The Liberal Democrats are the party of REMAIN in Sutton Coldfield. If all those who voted for the Green Party or Change UK had voted for the Liberal Democrats, the Lib Dems would have come first.Read more
We'd like to remind voters in Walmley and Minworth today to vote in the Town Council by-election, which was triggered by the resignation of a Conservative Councillor, who moved away from the area to the NorthEast only months after being elected to represent local residents.
Our Winter 2018 Newsletter, giving information on recent activities, is here! It includes articles on litter and drug use in Sutton Park, the support of Sutton Coldfield residents for a People's Vote on Brexit, and an exposure of local council inaction with regard to concerns about the level of dog fouling in the area.
Research by the Liberal Democrats has shown that local councillors are ignoring the concerns of local people. Local councillors said they would deal with dog fouling yet they have failed to do anything to address the issue despite ongoing complaints.Read more
5th December 2018
Dear Andrew Mitchell MP
Let's be clear. Brexit is proving to be a complete mess.
Mr Mitchell, do you genuinely believe that Mrs May's agreement is in our best interests? Do you really think that the Government's proposed arrangement is better than our current EU deal?Read more