LibDems Condemn "Pittance" To Support Farmers

June 12, 2020 7:08 PM
Originally published by West Suffolk Liberal Democrats

Tim Farron, LibDem MP for Westmorland and Lonsdale and spokesperson for Food and Rural Affairs, spoke to the i's Jane Merrick yesterday. He initiated a Freedom of Information Request that showed how little had been spent on the campaign to recruit essential seasonal workers to support the farming industry. The The Liberal Democrats, claim the low spending showed that Boris Johnson is not doing enough to prevent food shortages in the wake of the pandemic.

Tim Farron

Read Tim's full account and the "i" report here.