Milton Keynes Liberal Democrats

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Notice has just been received that an order to close part of Silver Street, Newport Pagnell is to be made. The proposed order to close part of Silver Street will come into force on 1st June and will continue in force for a period of one month. Silver Street will be closed from its junction […]

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In September 2014 I reported the potholes at the junction with Lakes Lane. I then had to call a site visit with an MK Officer because of the delay in repair. I was told that action would be taken. These potholes were in a risky place because vehicles were swerving to miss them and therefore […]

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At long last work is being undertaken to make the drainage channel which goes across the play area at the end of Chicheley Street, Newport Pagnell, a safer environment. The drainage channel carries all of the domestic surface water from the houses nearby away to the middle of the adjacent field. For a long this […]

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I was delighted to be re-elected Leader of the Liberal Democrat Group on Milton Keynes Council last night for the 4th year in a row. It is a great honour and privilege. I would also like to congratulate my new Deputy Leader, Cllr Ric Brackenbury, on his election.

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  The new, state of the art fitness centre adjacent to the Middleton Swimming Pool was opened to Members on Saturday 4th April. It is a much needed facility in Newport Pagnell and will encourage new members from near and far to get fit – a much needed requirement in this day and age. The […]

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1801 votes for Rosemary

by craigwhittall on May 13, 2015

Thanks to every one of the 1801 people who voted for Rosemary Snell in the Council election last Thursday. Sadly this wasn’t enough to win this year. Ric Brackenbury and I remain as your local councillors in Campbell Park and Old Woughton Ward. The Lib Dem Focus team will continue its work all year round […]

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10,000 join the Liberal Democrats since Election Day

by Douglas McCall on May 12, 2015

This is absolutely incredible: since last Thursday, 10,000 people have joined the Liberal Democrats to begin the fight back. Here’s some of the reasons they gave for joining: Charity from Edinburgh said, “I joined the Lib Dems because Nick Clegg was right in his speech – we need liberal values now more than ever.” Emily […]

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Milton Keynes Council Elections

by craigwhittall on May 8, 2015

After elections to Milton Keynes Council the Council remains ‘hung’ with Labour just the biggest party, and the Lib Dems unchanged on 12 seats. Number of seats: Labour                23 (-2) Conservatives    22 (+4) Lib Dems            12 (-) UKIP                      0 (-1) Vacant                    0 (-1)

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I would like to congratulate my ward colleague, Derek Eastman, on being re-elected to represent Newport Pagnell South ward. The full results are:- Derek Eastman (LD) 2,328 Christopher Wardle (Cons) 1,938 Paul Day (Lab) 1,006 Richard Shaw (UKIP) 765 Peter Edwards (Green) 334

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CMK Business Neighbourhood Plan

by aldc on May 5, 2015

The Referendum for the CMK Business Neighbourhood Plan takes place on the 7th May, the same day as the Parliamentary, Borough and Parish elections. There has been some publicity in the local media and on the website, but there also seems to be some lack of understanding by some local people about what the referendum […]

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