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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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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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Meetings with bus Company Arriva

by Douglas McCall on 30 January, 2018

Lib Dem ward councillors, led by Cllr Paul Alexander, have now held three meetings with Arriva senior management regarding changes to the No 1 and No 2 bus services in and around Newport Pagnell.   We have put across the concerns raised with us by residents, including the lack of direct buses to the hospital […]

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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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The Liberal Democrat Approach

by Douglas McCall on 1 October, 2017

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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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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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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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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