Liberal Democrats select Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for Eddisbury

Liberal Democrats select Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for Eddisbury

Today I am releasing the following statement to the media: Ian Priestner, 59, who fought the seat of Eddisbury at the last General Election in 2015, has been selected by Eddisbury Liberal Democrats to be the Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for the seat in the event of an early General Electi...

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Update on Tarporley Railway Station Campaign

Update on Tarporley Railway Station Campaign Update on Tarporley Railway Station Campaign

Our campaign to re-open Tarporley Railway Station is going very well we now have over 150 signatures. I will be meeting  with my Lib Dem colleagues soon to decide our next steps. We had some coverage in the Chester Chronicle last year (HERE) and Tarporley News recently (HERE) .   

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Fighting to stay in: the EU Referendum

Fighting to stay in: the EU Referendum

We make no bones about our belief that the EU offers a better future for all of us by staying in rather than leaving. The EU has kept the peace in Europe and offered hope to millions of people as they emerged from decades of Soviet oppression. Our major trading partners from across the world, inc...

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Conservatives show their true colours and its definitely not Green !

Conservatives show their true colours and its definitely not Green !

If people needed any more proof how much difference we Liberal Democrats made in Govt,the abandonment of the Green Deal shows the Conservatives true commitment to combating Climate Change. You can find out more details here .Clearly the Conservatives consider fighting climate change as 'All that...

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A big thank you to Eddisbury

A big thank you to Eddisbury

I just wanted to send a big thank you to the 4289 people of Eddisbury who voted for me.   I am particularly grateful for all the emails and support from Social Media users.   We did well and bucked the national trend.  Eddisbury is now the 9th (out of 73) top Liberal Democrat seat in the North W...

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About

Ian was born and brought up in Cheshire where he lives with his wife Jenny, a senior executive with the BBC, and daughter Victoria near Tarporley in the heart of the Eddisbury constituency. His family has farmed in Cheshire for over 400 years. His father worked in agricultural development in East and Central Africa, helping shape Ian's values of the importance of community and service. Read more