Today the Liberal Democrats announce that the party will waive the exorbitant leave to remain application fees for members of the Armed Forces who were born outside of the UK. The fees cost a family of four almost £10k.
In recent years the fees for these applications have been increased to exorbitant levels: they now stand at £2,389 per person, despite the unit cost to the Home Office of processing an application being just £243. This means that the cost of applying for a family of four is £9,556.
A new NEU league table reveals that Boris Johnson’s funding plans will see 83% of schools receiving less money per pupil in April 2020, in real terms, than they received in 2015.
The Liberal Democrats plan to stop Brexit and invest £10 billion of the Remain bonus into our schools, giving every child the best possible start in life.
The Liberal Democrats will tackle the climate emergency and deliver a bold green plan to build a brighter future.
The Green Party announced today that their candidate would stand aside in Portsmouth South as part of Unite To Remain.
Part One of our Plan for the Future
The Liberal Democrats will stop Brexit and invest the £50 billion Remain Bonus in public services and tackling inequality.
Click the image to read our magazine, making the case for a Liberal Democrat government to Build A Brighter Future.