Nearly 10,000 EU citizens in Cornwall at risk of "Windrush-style" scandal

Cornwall's Conservative MPs are risking a "new Windrush-style scandal", after they voted against providing EU citizens physical proof of their right to stay in the UK.

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Three years on from the Grenfell Tower fire

On 14 June 2017, a fire in a faulty fridge freezer in a single flat turned into a devastating blaze that killed 72 people and destroyed Grenfell Tower. At the time I was living in South London, and I vividly remember watching from my flat as the news unfolded. It was heartbreaking.

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By undermining his own government’s message, the Prime Minister is putting the people of Truro and Falmouth at risk

Lib Dem spokesperson, Ruth Gripper, has written to Truro and Falmouth MP Cherilyn Mackrory about the Dominic Cummings scandal. Just days ago the Conservative MP called on people to respect lockdown rules and avoid travelling for overnight stays, but has so far remained silent on the Cummings story.

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Nearly 4000 EU nationals in Cornwall left in limbo, Lib Dems warn

Ruth Gripper, Liberal Democrat spokesperson for Truro and Falmouth commented: "Many of our most important sectors here in Cornwall rely on EU staff - whether that's in care, agriculture or food processing. Too many EU nationals in Cornwall are deeply anxious about their right to stay.

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Lib Dems call for Frontline Support Package to recognise coronavirus workers

The Liberal Democrats have launched a campaign calling for a 'Frontline Support Package', a five-point plan to give frontline workers the support they need and the recognition they deserve as they get us through the coronavirus crisis.

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Farming contingency fund needed to support Cornish farmers during coronavirus

The Liberal Democrats have called on the Government to set up a dedicated contingency fund for farmers during the Covid-19 crisis, supporting over 4,535mor ethan  farms across Cornwall.

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