Councillors are now Independent

Two councillors have now become Independent after resigning from the Liberal Democrat Party.

Robert Maclaren and David Patrick made their announcement on Thursday explaining on the Town Council, they will be known as The Fenland Independent Alliance saying they will “work closely together in the interests of the people of Walsoken.” On Fenland District Council, Mr Patrick will be Fenland Independent.

In a joint statement, they said: “By becoming an Independent, we believe we can serve the people of Wisbech and particularly Walsoken best as we can put their views first.”