Devolution: Who’s Next

The eagle-eyed among LDV readers may have noticed last week good coverage for Nick Clegg’s trip to Cornwall on St Piran’s Day.  As well as the usual round of school and business visits, Nick took the opportunity to publish a joint article on Cornish devolution with local Lib Dem Council Leader, Cllr Jeremy Rowe.  For some . . . → Read More: Devolution: Who’s Next

Setting Cornwall Free – article by Cllr Jeremy Rowe and Nick Clegg MP

Too often governments have seen this part of the country as little more than a theme park for lazy summer holidays. But over the last five years Cornwall has finally had a strong voice in Government. Liberal Democrat MPs and Ministers have been relentless in fighting Cornwall’s corner, arguing every day for fairer funding and for . . . → Read More: Setting Cornwall Free – article by Cllr Jeremy Rowe and Nick Clegg MP

Tyler appointed to Privy Council 40 years after first election to represent Cornwall

North Cornwall’s MP, Dan Rogerson, has congratulated his predecessor Lord Tyler on his appointment to the Privy Council.  The appointment is usually connected to a Ministerial career but is exceptionally awarded to those with a long commitment to parliamentary service.

The news comes exactly 40 years after Paul Tyler was first elected . . . → Read More: Tyler appointed to Privy Council 40 years after first election to represent Cornwall