10k Skills Wallets for Lifelong Learning

12 November, 2019

10k Skills Wallets for Lifelong Learning

I’m delighted to see my party, the Liberal Democrats, taking life-long learning and training to the heart of our Education policy.

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Boris' Brexit deal is bad news

30 October, 2019

Boris' Brexit deal is bad news

A study from the National Institute of Economic and Social Research has found that Boris Johnson's Brexit deal will leave the UK £70bn worse off than if it had remained in the EU. Responding to the news Tom Brake MP, Liberal Democrat Shadow Secretary for Exiting the EU said: “These figures come ...

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Government leaves EU citizens in the lurch and worse

17 October, 2019

Government leaves EU citizens in the lurch and worse

Earlier this week I met a young couple from Italy. They, along with nearly 600,000 others, have been given Pre-Settled Status, which only gives them Limited Leave to Remain in the UK for five years. Then, as they told me, they “will have to re-apply and we’ll see what happens”!  

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What's happening with Brexit?

16 October, 2019

What's happening with Brexit?

The Prime Minister is ‘negotiating’ a new Withdrawal Agreement. Note this is not a deal about anything which really impacts our future relationship with the EU. 5 to 10 years of further negotiations would be required to resolve other co-operation and trade arrangements. And Mr. Johnson appears to...

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About Nick

Find out more about Nick Coates, the Liberal Democrat candidate for the North East Somerset Parliamentary constituency.

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