Tag Archives: Lib Dem

A weak deal which is not devolution but is the only deal in town

Hopefully the Liver Bird with be the emblem of our new ‘Devolved’ Authority So the Liverpool City Region deal has finely blown in to town. Not a full blooded gale like the one that is currently taking place outside my … Continue reading

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A Most Peculiar Council meeting in Liverpool!

Yesterday a most peculiar thing didn’t happen in Liverpool. Labour speaker after Labour speaker did not stand up to attack the Liberal Democrats for what we were doing in Parliament. Well they couldn’t really could they? There was an attack … Continue reading

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Don’t they know there’s a local election on?

Some people will have got a surprise when their postal votes arrived this week. Instead of the one ballot paper that they were expecting for the General Election they also got one for a local election. I always think is … Continue reading

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Why is Liverpool Council scared of Challenge?

Liverpool Town Hall Last Thursday we had our regular meeting of the ‘Mayoral Scrutiny Committee’. Actually it ended up being the Assistant Mayor’s Select Committee as neither the Mayor nor his Deputy were there. It was as they say about … Continue reading

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Dear Nick……..

Dear Nick, I know that lots of people have been giving you advice about what should happen after the European and local elections so I am going to do so as well!! I have been described many times recently as … Continue reading

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Next steps for the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

  Those of a nervous disposition should note that I am almost certain that Joe Anderson will agree with almost everything I say in this Blog! The new Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has not got off to a good start. … Continue reading

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Council Motion Regarding St Luke’s (the bombed out) Church

  Attached below is a motion that I am placing before the next meeting of the City Council. I hope that it won’t be debated because I have made no comments about how we got to this position or why. … Continue reading

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