LGA Independent

The Independent Group represents Councillors in England and Wales who are Independent or of a political affiliation outside of Conservative, Labour and Liberal Democrat. It provides a voice at the national level and works within the cross-party Local Government Association (LGA) to ensure that the values and interests of its members are promoted.

The future of farming

LGA on farming subsidies: local areas also need clarity on EU regional aid funding post Brexit


If the money is withdrawn from the work of farming food altogether, then our farming is likely to collapse, and our dependence on foreign imports increases, with or without tariffs.