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The Liberal Democrat Approach

by Douglas McCall on 1 October, 2017

After Liberal Democrat pressure (see here), the Government website set up for parents to register for free childcare is now working. Many MK parents have registered for the Government’s new 30-hour free childcare scheme but not taken up places yet.  Most local providers are taking part, and there is a list on the MK Council […]

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Milton Keynes Liberal Democrats March for Europe

by Richard Greenwood on 11 September, 2017

On the weekend a group of Milton Keynes Liberal Democrats travelled down to London to join the march to protest against Brexit, the People’s March for the Europe on the 9th September 2017. The Liberal Democrats are fighting to keep Britain as close as possible to the EU in the long term, retaining all of […]

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Ambitious For Our Country, Vince Cable Launches His Manifesto

by Richard Greenwood on 20 August, 2017

Recently Vince Cable launched his manifesto for leading the Liberal Democrats, with a positive vision for the future of our country. Click below to see Vince’s priorities. https://www.libdems.org.uk/vince-manifesto Join our party to show support for our positive vision for Britain, looking after our people by working closely with our friends and partners in Europe and […]

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New Liberal Democrat Leader

by Douglas McCall on 20 July, 2017

We would like to welcome Sir Vince Cable as the new leader of the Liberal Democrats. Vince brings a wealth of experience, knowledge and gravitas at this crucial time for British politics and the Liberal Democrats. We would also like to thank Tim Farron for his work during his time as leader which saw a […]

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Green Bin Victory

by Douglas McCall on 13 June, 2017

  Following a meeting between leading Lib Dem councillors, Douglas McCall and Ric Brackenbury, with the Labour Leader of the Council and Cabinet Member, Labour announced at the 13th June Cabinet Meeting that they will not now go ahead with the proposed charged of £33pa for collecting garden waste.   The Council Leader made it […]

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Lib Dems – Education for All

by Douglas McCall on 31 May, 2017

The Lib Dems believe that every young person should get the opportunity to achieve. Therefore, our education system must be properly funded. The Lib Dems were proud to introduce the Pupil Premium when we were in Government. It is our policy to protect school funding in real terms, from the early years right through to […]

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Standing up for the NHS

by Douglas McCall on 19 May, 2017

Our NHS is in crisis, but it doesn’t have to be this way. We can change the direction of our country – and save our NHS. The Lib Dems will invest an extra £6bn a year in our NHS and social care system; paid for through an immediate 1p rise in all rates of income […]

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Lib Dem plan to tackle the housing crisis

by Douglas McCall on 16 May, 2017

  Not enough homes, properties sitting empty, exorbitant prices. The housing market is a closed and exclusive game for monopoly investors. Is this acceptable? The Lib Dems are laying down the law to developers: unless you build the homes that Britain needs, we will. The Lib Dems aim to build 300,000 homes a year in […]

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Fighting a Hard Brexit

by Douglas McCall on 15 May, 2017

Liberal Democrats respect the outcome of the referendum held in June 2016, but they believe that Britain is a more prosperous country when it is part of the world’s largest economy. The UK’s continued membership of the Single Market is vital to our economy. The British people voted for departure but not for a destination, […]

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