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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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Graffiti Busters under threat

by Douglas McCall on 31 January, 2018

Cllr Douglas McCall, the then responsible Cabinet member, and the Liberal Democrats introduced the Graffiti Busters when they ran the Council to tackle the scourge of graffiti. The Council had basically given up on tackling the issue before then. The Lib Dems are concerned that the Council budget proposes to cut this service, and we […]

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The Liberal Democrat Approach

by Douglas McCall on 1 October, 2017

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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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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