Milton Keynes Liberal Democrats

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Liberal Democrat Priorities for Milton Keynes Council

by Douglas McCall on 19 April, 2018

The Liberal Democrats have a significant number of councillors on Milton Keynes council who use their knowledge and influence for the benefit of current and future residents.  We use our influence to fight for the Milton Keynes local authority to be well run, for environmental, economic and financial stability in the long term, so that […]

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MK Lib Dems Have a Record of Success

by Richard Greenwood on 18 April, 2018

By working constructively with others the Milton Keynes Liberal Democrats have a record of success on Milton Keynes council.  After the last council elections in 2016, Labour and the Tories each had 22 councillors, with the 13 Lib Dem councillors using their influence to fight for the best for all of the residents across the […]

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MK Lib Dems Put up a Full Slate of Candidates Across MK

by Richard Greenwood on 18 April, 2018

For the local elections on 3rd May 2018 the Milton Keynes Liberal Democrats have candidates in all wards across the city and countryside across our local authority.  This includes candidates for both seats which are available in Newport Pagnell South. With each of the Tory and Labour parties on 22 council seats, the Milton Keynes […]

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Thirty years of public service

by Douglas McCall on 13 April, 2018

Councillor Isobel McCall, the longest serving Leader of Milton Keynes Council and the only woman in the Council’s history to hold the post, has decided to retire from politics after 30 years of public service. Isobel serviced on Milton Keynes Council for 22 years, where she chaired a number of committees as well as being […]

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Former Lib Dem Mayor stands down from Council

by Douglas McCall on 10 April, 2018

  MK Lib Dems would like to say a big ‘thank you’ to Cllr Derek Eastman for his 13 years service on Milton Keynes Council. During that time Derek was Mayor of Milton Keynes and chaired a number of committees, most recently the Development Control Committee.   Derek, and his wife Heather, are downsizing and […]

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More Money for Signs

by Douglas McCall on 6 March, 2018

The Liberal Democrats have persuaded the Council to increase the amount of money to be spent specifically on street name signs by £100,000 in the budget proposals for the Financial Year 2018/19. Many residents have reported that delivery drivers, and more importantly ambulances, can’t find their houses due to missing or broken signs.

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More Money for Residential Roads

by Douglas McCall on 24 February, 2018

  The Lib Dem Focus Team often gets complaints about the state of residential roads.   The Liberal Democrats have taken up these issues with Milton Keynes Council and have persuaded the Council to increase the amount of money to be spent specifically on residential roads by £250,000 in the capital budget proposals for the […]

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Lib Dem Success – Grit Bins and Graffiti Busters Saved

by Douglas McCall on 22 February, 2018

  At the Milton Keynes Council budget setting meeting on the 21st February the Administration accepted the Liberal Democrat amendment to save both the grit bins and the graffiti busters.

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Arriva Public Meeting Update

by Douglas McCall on 12 February, 2018

Liberal Democrat Councillors have held a series of meetings with Arriva about the changes to the changes to the No. 1 and No. 2 bus services. This led to the agreement by Arriva to hold a public meeting to listen to residents concerns. This meeting was held on the 9th February when managers from Arriva […]

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Public Meeting with Bus Company Arriva

by Douglas McCall on 2 February, 2018

  Cllr Paul Alexander, Lib Dem councillor for Newport Pagnell South ward, has led the campaign regarding the changes to the No.1 & No. 2 bus routes which have negatively impacted many bus users.   Paul has had numerous meetings with Milton Keynes Council and Arriva to try to get a solution to the reduction […]

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