Tag Archives: Cllr Makinson

37 years a councillor (and still going strong!!)

At midnight tonight I complete my 37th year as a Councillor. I was first elected in1975 for St Michaels. In 1980 the ward was split and I was elected for the Dingle Ward and left the Council in 1984. In … Continue reading

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Liverpool Lib Dems name candidates for City Mayor and Police Commissioner

Liverpool’s Lib Dems have named the first of their three Citywide and Merseyside wide Candidates to take on Labour at the local elections in May. Woolton Cllr Kris Brown is set to challenge for the Elected Police Commissioner’s position while … Continue reading

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The use of Sexist Language in the Council Chamber is totally unacceptable

My colleague Cllr Mirna Juarez was described as a ‘Fishwife’ by the ever suave Elected Mayor of Liverpool at the last meeting. An official complaint about the use of sexist language has been made by Cllr Makinson, also pictured At … Continue reading

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So, what is happening at Calderstones Park?

Residents turned out in force to protest about the development of part of Calderstones Park for housing. They and the local councillors are in the dark as to the Mayor’s current proposals To be honest I haven’t a clue what … Continue reading

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Lib Dems Urge Liverpool Council to back Corbyn’s housing policy

It would appear that the Lib Dems are more supportive of Jeremy Corbyn’s housing policy than his own colleagues in Liverpool led by Mayor Anderson At Wednesday’s Council Meeting my Lib Dem Group colleagues Mirna Juarez and Andrew Makinson are … Continue reading

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The Future of Calderstones and Stanley Parks

We believe a way can be found to bring innovation into our parks and cut costs BUT local residents and park users must be a huge part of the process At its meeting on Friday the Cabinet of Liverpool City … Continue reading

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