Survey finds majority of North East Somerset residents oppose Bristol Airport Expansion

05 September, 2019

Survey finds majority of North East Somerset residents oppose Bristol Airport Expansion

Increased air pollution and effects on climate change cited as the main concerns from opponents.

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Airport - just a car parking business

02 September, 2019

Bristol airport makes most of its profit from car parking and its retail franchises. It's no wonder then that its planning application to expand the airport, scheduled to go before North Somerset Council's planning committee later this month, includes nearly 4,000 extra car parking spaces. It's m...

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Dangerous undermining of parliamentary sovereignty

30 August, 2019

When Rees-Mogg travelled to Balmoral as the leader of a small group of privy councillors on Wednesday to request the Queen prorogue Parliament he shows his total contempt for British democracy. This is no longer an issue of remain or leave, his actions have set a dangerous and alarming pr...

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LibDems target developers who try to wriggle out of housing obligations

26 August, 2019

Developers who try to wriggle out of building social and affordable housing will have to come back to planning committee, thanks to new rules introduced by the Lib Dems running B&NES Council. Larger housing projects usually come with a quota for the provision of social and/or affordable housi...

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About Nick Coates

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

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