City councillor resigns from Labour party

Liz Scott.
Liz Scott.

Lancaster city councillor Liz Scott has resigned from the Labour party.

Coun Scott, a John O’Gaunt ward councillor officially stepped down on April 19.

She will remain as an independent councillor until her time in office ends.

Coun Scott said she will continue to work with Coun Eileen Blamire and the future councillor – to be decided through a forthcoming by-election – on ward issues.