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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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Tim Farron announces measures to help end rough sleeping.The Liberal Democrats have committed to ending the scandal of rough sleeping in Britain, as the Homelessness Reduction Bill enters into force today. Following a campaign visit to the Hundred Houses Society, a charitable housing association in Cambridge, Tim Farron announced a series of measures the party […]

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Liberal Democrats surpass 100,000 members

by Douglas McCall on 26 April, 2017

Voters flock to Liberal Democrats after Theresa May calls snap general election The Liberal Democrat membership surge has taken the party to a landmark 100,000 members – thanks to a staggering 12,500 joining since Theresa May announced the snap General Election last Tuesday. Reaching six figures makes the party bigger than it has been since the […]

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MK Lib Dems select candidate for MK South

by Douglas McCall on 25 April, 2017

Milton Keynes Liberal Democrats have selected their candidate for the Milton Keynes South parliamentary constituency.   Tahir’s biography:   “I believe in the individual. It is the individual who in most cases has made a difference that impacts the majority. I believe in a society that serves to maximise the opportunity for and takes care […]

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MK Lib Dems Select MK North Candidate

by Douglas McCall on 25 April, 2017

Milton Keynes Liberal Democrats are pleased to announce that they have selected their candidate for the Milton Keynes North parliamentary constituency. Biography: Imogen, Liberal Democrat candidate for Milton Keynes North, is a strong believer in listening to the public and ensuring that everyone’s views are taken into account on matters that affect their lives and […]

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