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MK Lib Dem Shadow Cabinet

by Douglas McCall on 22 May, 2018

The Liberal Democrats announce their Shadow Cabinet for Milton Keynes Council.   Councillor Douglas McCall – Leader Councillor Ric Brackenbury – Deputy Leader, Customer Services and Innovation Councillor Robin Bradburn – Finance and Resources Councillor Jenni Ferrans – Community, Housing and Strategic Planning Councillor Vanessa McPake – Environment & Transport Councillor Sam Crooks – Children […]

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  On 3rd May 2018 the voters of Milton Keynes did not give any party a clear mandate to run Milton Keynes.  Labour won a few more seats, the Tories won a few more votes, and Lib Dems hold the balance of power which we’ll use to defend the long term interests of Milton Keynes […]

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Lib Dems Endorsed by Residents of MK

by Richard Greenwood on 5 May, 2018

The residents of Milton Keynes have again voted to keep a strong Liberal Democrat voice on Milton Keynes council, working hard for them locally and as a trusted voice on the council, working for the best future for them and their children in MK.  20 seats were up for grabs this year, with the Lib […]

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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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Grit Bins at Risk from Budget Cuts

by Douglas McCall on 26 January, 2018

The Council will be forced to make an additional £14M worth of cuts in its upcoming budget, due to cuts in grants from the Conservative Government, and this on top on the many millions of cuts already made. The Liberal Democrats will do all they can to ensure that the most vulnerable in our society […]

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Waste Update

by Douglas McCall on 7 January, 2018

As you will know MK Council’s waste contractor SERCO have got behind collecting the rubbish due to pre-Christmas snow, several bank holidays and vehicle breakdowns. Today (Sunday 7th January) there were 17 SERCO vehicles collecting rubbish across Milton Keynes, and the Waste Recovery Plant and the Material Recycling Facility both opened especially on a Sunday […]

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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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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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Proposed MK Dons Training Ground

by craigwhittall on 28 March, 2017

Milton Keynes Council has approved the sale of land at Tickford Fields between Newport Pagnell and Sherington to MK Dons for their new training ground. The plan, subject to planning permission, is for the 96 acre site, which will be accessed off the A509, to be a state- of- the-art training facility with 19 pitch […]

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