Monthly Archives: August 2014

How Liverpool Should respond to the Rotherham Report

Today I have written to the Mayor of Liverpool suggesting that he needs to respond to what is coming out of Rotherham and the implications that it might have for Liverpool. I understand that following my letter Mayor Anderson has made … Continue reading

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We must end the farce of Police & Crime Commissioners

Last week a by-election was held to fill a vacancy for the West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner caused by the death of the holder of the post Bob Jones. In total just 10.3% of the electorate turned out to … Continue reading

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THE FIGHT FOR SEFTON PARK MEADOWS CONTINUES

  The Liberal Democrat Press Release Issued Today. If Redrow think they are going to have an easy ride then they should think again!! As the City Council announces a preferred developer for the Meadows at Park Avenue, Councillor Richard … Continue reading

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The Real Independence debate is for the English Regions

I watched the Independence debate for Scotland last night. It was basically what I had expected. Passion from Salmond – facts from Darling. How the Scottish electorate vote is not a matter of great concern for us in the rest … Continue reading

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Setting New Goals for Local Government

Over the past few days I have received a number of requests to table a motion to the next meeting of the City Council about how money would be available to councils if we clamped down on tax dodging by … Continue reading

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Liverpool library proposals short sighted and ill thought out

  What is a library for these days? Well to be honest with you I am not sure. I am even less certain what it should be used for in 10 years time given the tremendous advance in e-media and … Continue reading

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You don’t have to wait for Christmas!!

Pictured above is Ghulam Qadir who has a recycling business in Pakistan I have to admit that I am not an easy person to buy things for at Christmas and birthdays. I am lucky that I can afford to buy … Continue reading

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