Tag Archives: Ann O’Byrne

Labour’s attempted coup (against themselves!) fails

At the end of a sad week in Liverpool politics and an even sadder week for the Liverpool Labour Party Liverpool’s Labour comrades shot themselves in the foot when their attempted coup against themselves failed last night. For those not … Continue reading

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Liberal Democrats will vote to abolish the Elected Mayoralty

I have making it clear that Liverpool Lib Dems will vote to abolish the position of Elected Mayor despite a revulsion about the way that Labour is behaving on the issue. Since its introduction in 2012 we have raised in … Continue reading

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Liverpool Labour – the gift that keeps on giving!!

Well what a surprise. The Labour Party have paused their selection process for a new mayoral candidate to re-interview the three short-listed candidates. Why is this really not a surprise? Simply because there are a key set of questions that … Continue reading

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Lib Dems to Force Vote on Elected Mayor Role

In a move designed to put pressure on the Labour Group ahead of their Annual Meeting on Monday night the City Council’s Lib Dem Group are to submit a request to the incoming Lord Mayor, Cllr Peter Brennan for an … Continue reading

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Onwards and upwards – seat by seat!

I hope that this blog makes sense! Yesterday I was working for 22 hours (well the last two of those hours were watching the results on the BBC). Locally, we had hoped for three gains and were a very sad … 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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Former Labour Minister accuses Liverpool Council of “Institutional Incompetence”

When a former Labour Minister with a vast experience of Liverpool politics makes comments like this in a national newspaper we should all listen to him Without a doubt the most experience Labour politician in Liverpool is Peter Kilfoyle. He … Continue reading

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How much might we lose over the stalled developments in Liverpool?

From left to right: Councillor Gary Millar, Simon Law of Hong Kong Homes, and Peter McInnes of North Point Global I have recently received a number of e-mails from desperate investors from people in Hong Kong and parts of the UK … Continue reading

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