Our People

Sarah Dickinson, Michael Turvey and others

Our Team Working for you

We have a team comprising Michael Turvey, Cllr Sarah Dickinson and members active in the various parts of our area. Michael is the prospective Liberal Democrat candidate for the constituency of West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine (WAK for short) at the next Westminster general election. Sarah is one of 14 Lib Dem councillors on Aberdeenshire Council. The others represent other parts of Aberdeenshire.

They will all work hard for you and your communities.

Michael Turvey at the launch of his Westminster camoaign

Michael Turvey

Michael Turvey has been selected to be the Liberal Democrat candidate for the constituency of West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine (WAK for short) at the next Westminster general election. Michael is married with three children and lives in the countryside between Stonehaven and Banchory.

  • Michael has fifteen years of industrial experience.
  • Michael has worked in the North Sea energy industry in Production, Maintenance, Joint-Ventures, Supply Chain and Crisis Management.

  • He is currently focused on major projects delivering new gas and reducing emissions.

    Michael lives in a farming area and listens carefully to local farmers and rural workers.

  • He will champion local industry!

The photo above was taken at the launch of Michael's campaign, which was held at Blackburn. Alex Cole-Hamilton, Leader of the Scottish Liberal Democrats, was there and is on the front row of the photo.

Michael Turvey with Sir Ed Davey, Leader of the Liberal Democrats

Michael's Priorities

Michael has five priorities for stability, care and trust and the experience to deliver them:

  • Cost of living - Michael's experience with large budgets will help restore economic credibility with sound budgeting and zero tolerance of corruption.

  • Energy and Climate - Michael's industry knowledge will help to tackle the energy security crisis and climate crisis strategically and support investment.

  • Resolve the strikes – Michael coordinated the resolution of the first North Sea strikes in 30 years restoring trust with the workforce. He will promote better relationships with public sector workers and fair deals for the public purse.

  • Reduce Brexit Chaos - Michael's education in EU Law and language skills will help reduce chaos for famers, fishermen and businesses through better relations with Europe.

  • Prevent Scottish Independence - Michael's campaign skills will be deployed to beat the SNP and promote a consensus for a federal UK.

The photo above shows Sir Ed Davey, Leader of the Liberal Democrats, with Michael at the Liberal Democrats Spring Conference at Dundee.

Michael's Social Media

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Delivering leaflets in Stonehaven

Would you like to help Michael by contributing to his campaign costs?

Tap or click the button to get started. You can make a one-off donation or a recurring donation as you wish. All funds raised this way will go towards Michael's campaign. All donations, small or large, will be gratefully received.

Councillor Sarah Dickinson

Sarah has been councillor for Stonehaven and Lower Deeside since 2017. She is Deputy Leader of the Lib Dem Group on Aberdeenshire Council, Vice-chair of Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee and Chair of the Sustainability Committee.

Councillor Sarah Dickinson
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