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Climate Change and Liverpool – Lib Dems suggest action not words

Motions to Liverpool City Council – 26th January 2022 Liverpool has talked for long enough about the problems of climate change but has done very little about it. Our air quality is poor, our recycling rates dreadful, and our renewable … Continue reading

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I wish it could be Christmas every day

Every Christmas some rabble rousers leap to attack people, left wing of course, who are, apparently trying to abolish Christmas. Apparently, people want to call it a Winter Festival and ban carols! When asked to give details of who might … Continue reading

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Who should run Liverpool’s Parks? – You should!

The current discussions about who authorised the 5k ticketed festival in Sefton Park brings into stark relief the question, “Who should run Liverpool’s Parks and for whom should they be run?” My answer to this is very simple. I believe … Continue reading

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Imagine our Shopping areas with no shops!

The next few months are going to be tough for our business people and they will need all the help that we can give them to stay afloat and hopefully thrive.  Imagine our area if most of the shops on … Continue reading

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A scandalous waste of money by Liverpool Council

The council rightly tells us that it is short of money. When you and I are short of money we stop spending if we can; we watch every penny like a hawk; and make every penny count for the most … Continue reading

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Parks as bridges to Health and Wellbeing

In Victorian times the great parks of Liverpool and indeed the Country were laid out as part of a public health movement which recognised the need for green space to be the lungs of our city and to provide a … Continue reading

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Liberal Democrats Demand Better

This time last year Liverpool Lib Dems produced a detailed manifesto for the 2018 local elections. Nothing surprising about that you might think because that is what political parties should do before an election. The surprise, however, was that no … Continue reading

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I’m still angry so I’m standing again on May 2nd

A personal message to the people of Church Ward Today I have submitted my nomination papers and can confirm that I will be seeking re-election for the Council in May. As I have gone around meeting people in my Church … Continue reading

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Telling the truth about green spaces in Liverpool

I suppose after 36 years as a Liverpool Councillor nothing should surprise me about the way some people make wild claims about their track record on green spaces. Most of them are experienced councillors and they know that the way … Continue reading

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A new future for the Liverpool Food and Drink Festival

It’s always sad when a company goes into administration and that is true of the company behind the Liverpool Food and Drink Festivals which folded yesterday. However, in this case there may be a silver lining. I have been concerned … Continue reading

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