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Lib Dem “IN” Campaign Launched in Milton Keynes

by craigwhittall on 22 May, 2016

  The Milton Keynes Liberal Democrats launched their EU Referendum “IN” Campaign this week.   The campaign was launched by Baroness Sharon Bowles, a former Lib Dem MEP, at the launch in Milton Keynes.   Baroness Bowles gave a speech highlighting the positive benefits of the UK being a member of the EU, and answered […]

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MK Lib Dems Announce Spokespeople

by Douglas McCall on 18 May, 2016

Milton Keynes Liberal Democrats COUNCIL GROUP APPOINTMENTS 2016/17 Group Officers Leader: Douglas McCall Deputy Leader: Ric Brackenbury Chair: Derek Eastman Vice-Chair: Robin Bradburn Secretary: Peter Cannon Media Officer: Vanessa McPake Training and Development Champion: Jenni Ferrans Committee Spokespersons Scrutiny Management: Isobel McCall (C) Budget Scrutiny: Ric Brackenbury (C) Children & Young People: Sam Crooks (C) […]

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Lib Dem / Labour Agreement

by Douglas McCall on 16 May, 2016

Further to our statement on the 10th May, we have had further discussions with the Labour Group. To recap, both Labour and the Conservatives made us offers to work together. Labour also offered us places on the Cabinet, but we value our independence and decided not to have a joint administration with either party and […]

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Lib Dem Post Election Statement

by Douglas McCall on 10 May, 2016

  Following the Milton Keynes local election results both the Labour and Conservative Groups approached the Liberal Democrats with a proposal to work with them. The Lib Dems carefully considered both of these offers, but believe keeping our political independence is important, and have decided not to enter into a joint administration with either of […]

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Liberal Democrat Council Leader

by Douglas McCall on 9 May, 2016

At their AGM on Monday 9th May the Lib Dem councillors on MK Council re-elected Cllr Douglas McCall as their Leader for the 5th year in a row. Cllr Ric Brackenbury was re-elected Deputy Leader and Cllr Derek Eastman was re-elected Group Chair. The AGM also welcomed newly elected Cllr Marie Bradburn to the Lib […]

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Lib Dem MK Council Group Leader

by craigwhittall on 9 May, 2016

I am pleased to announce that I have been elected the Leader of the Liberal Democrat Group on Milton Keynes Council for the fifth year in a row.

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Lib Dem success in MK Elections

by Douglas McCall on 6 May, 2016

We would like to congratulate the following four Liberal Democrat cllrs who retained their seats in the local Milton Keynes elections:- Ric Brackenbury – Campbell Park & Old Woughton Peter Canon – Shenley Brook End Douglas McCall – Newport Pagnell South Vanessa McPake – Monkston Also, a big well done to Marie Bradburn for winning […]

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Lib Dem success in MK Elections

by craigwhittall on 6 May, 2016

  We would like to congratulate the following four Liberal Democrat cllrs who retained their seats in the local Milton Keynes elections:-   Ric Brackenbury – Campbell Park & Old Woughton Peter Canon – Shenley Brook End Douglas McCall – Newport Pagnell South Vanessa McPake – Monkston   Also, a big well done to Marie […]

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Election Result for Newport Pagnell South Ward

by craigwhittall on 6 May, 2016

I am humbled by the overwhelming support from residents to re-elect me as their councillor for another 4 years.   Full Result:-   Douglas McCall 1766 (54.4%) Conservative 645 (19.9%) Labour 502 (15.5%) UKIP 331 (10.2%)   Majority 1121

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PCC elections – the Lib Dem candidate John Howson

by Douglas McCall on 3 May, 2016

John Howson, the Lib Dem candidate for Police Commissioner 2016 (PCC) Contact details: www.johnhowson.com   Originally published by Newbury & West Berkshire Liberal Democrats As Police & Crime Commissioner I would: Emphasise improved detection rates – for years Thames Valley did not solve enough crimes; Ensure support for victims of crime is funded and not […]

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