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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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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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Liberal Democrat Leader, Tim Farron MP, makes it clear. The Liberal Democrats will not enter into any coalition deal with either Theresa May’s Conservatives or Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour party. On Thursday 8th of June, every vote for the Liberal Democrats is a vote to change the direction of our country and stop a hard Brexit. […]

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MK Lib Dem Leader Re-Elected

by Douglas McCall on 20 April, 2017

At their Annual General Meeting the Liberal Democrat Group on Milton Keynes Council re-elected Cllr Douglas McCall as their Leader. Cllr Ric Brackenbury was re-elected Deputy Leader and Cllr Derek Eastman Re-elected as Group Chair.

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Lib Dems call Special ‘Green Bins’ Council Meeing

by craigwhittall on 7 April, 2017

On the 6th April the Liberal Democrats have called a Special Meeting of Milton Keynes Council to address the Green Bin issue. The Executive Scrutiny Committee referred Labour’s decision to charge £33 for each green bin to Full Council, but the next ordinary Council is not until June. Liberal Democrat Leader Cllr Douglas McCall said “June […]

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