Category Archives: Liverpool Politics

Calderstones Park High Court judgement is victory for the many over the few.

I welcome today’s High Court judgement which will save part of Calderstones Park from being built on. I can only describe it as a victory of the People of Liverpool over the political elite that rules the Liverpool Town Hall. … Continue reading

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What Next for Calderstones Park’s ‘Depot site’?

Its now four weeks since the Judicial Review into the planning applications allowed by the Council on Calderstones Park took place at the High Court in Manchester. The local community through LOGS did a marvellous job raising £40,000 for the … Continue reading

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Lib Dems urge Council; Police; HMRC and DWP investigation in to allegations of misuse of car parking takings in North Liverpool

My colleague Cllr Mirna Juarez, our Regeneration Spokesperson, has today asked for a full investigation  into allegations that are swirling around North Liverpool about the misuse of car parking takings in concessions given to community Groups by Liverpool Council.  Given … Continue reading

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Extraordinary meeting to discuss future of Harthill & Calderstones Park

Last week a marvelous thing happened which I have never seen before in my political life. A local community raised £40,000 to fight the Council at a Judicial Review which was held in the High Court in Manchester. This week … Continue reading

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“Break the Power of Westminster and Whitehall” – Liverpool Council urged

Too many decisions are made in Whitehall and Westminster by people who have no idea about our local circumstances. We need to bring decisions back to our area and all the other regions of England. Liverpool’s Liberal Democrat Group are … Continue reading

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We Must Walk Together on anti-Semitism Lib Dem offer to Liverpool Labour

This is a person who was mourning the Jewish dead in Pittsburgh last week when 9 members young and old were killed. We must work together to ensure that anti-Semitism is not allowed to flourish in Liverpool Last night I … Continue reading

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Motion to Council on Calderstones Park backs campaign by local residents in the High Court

Does this look like a brownfield site to you? No me neither. Does it look like part of the Park? It does to me and to you I have no doubt! On the day that local campaigners travel to the … Continue reading

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