Unemployment falls in Watford

Unemployment figures in Watford have dropped by over 1,100 since February 2021 according to latest figures released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS). The number of people receiving unemployment benefit reached a peak of 4,400 in February this year but has fallen every month since and n...

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Peter Taylor reselected as Liberal Democrat candidate for Mayor of Watford

Current Mayor of Watford, Peter Taylor, has been unanimously voted by the local Liberal Democrat party to once again stand for election as Mayor of Watford in the upcoming election. Peter has been serving as the Elected Mayor of Watford since 2018, previously having also been deputy mayor, an Oxh...

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Watford MP skips planning vote

Local people have expressed anger after Watford MP Dean Russell failed to turn up for a key vote in Parliament, guaranteeing local people a say on developments in Watford.

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Local Election Results 2021

Following the local elections on 6th May 2021, the Lib Dems have held all of our borough and county seats on Watford Borough and Hertfordshire County Councils. We also narrowly missed out on taking two seats from Labour, being just 10 votes behind in Callowland ward and only 54 votes off gaining ...

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Mayor and Councillor make hygiene donations to local school

Liberal Democrat Councillor Dawn Allen-Williamson and Mayor Peter Taylor visited Parkgate Junior School to donate 48 bottles of 500ml and one bottle of 5 litre hand soap after Jake Magnus, one of the pupils at the School, said the school was in need of Hand Soap.

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Our statement on the Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities Report

It’s sad that it still needs to be said that racism is bad, racism exists, and it is the moral duty of those with power to take action to end racism. The Government’s Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities, which can be found here, missed the opportunity to make a clear, bold statement on the ...

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