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Change UK – The big question is for the Lib Dems

Like many Lib Dems I have been more than a little disappointed with Change UK. Their launch was poorly executed; their decision to fight the EU elections ill thought out; their battle bus so badly designed that even I could … Continue reading

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Corbyn Cult shrinking fast

Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn both have lower approval ratings than ever before. Both of them are less popular than their respective Party which means that both are a drag on their Party rather than an asset to them. Just … Continue reading

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Liverpool’s Terrible Record for Freedom of Information Requests

Liverpool City Council makes MI6 look open and transparent! I have been struck recently by just how bad Liverpool is at answering Freedom of Information requests. This was particularly brought home to me by the problems that Audrey O’Keefe had … Continue reading

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So now its ‘Game On’ for the Liberal Democrats

After a dignified and revealing election we now have a new Leader. Of course as most people know I voted for Tim Farron but it really would not bothered me one jot if Norman Lamb had won. What the election … Continue reading

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How do people live on £67,000 per year?

Believe it or not this is a genuine question. It is occasioned of course by Sir Malcolm Rifkind MP making it clear that he couldn’t live on such a low figure. My query is how could you spend that much … Continue reading

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The never ending waste of cash in Labour Liverpool

Sometimes I have to pinch myself when I see a report coming through of the way that the council spends its money. Or rather how the council spends YOUR money! Just weeks after we heard from the Echo how the … Continue reading

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What Next for Calderstones Park?

Cllr Richard Kemp CBE, 16, Dovedale Road, Liverpool L18 1DW Richard.kemp@liverlibdems.org.uk October 2014 Dear Friend, Labour Attack on Calderstones Park and other green spaces The City Council has just produced a report about the creation of a new ‘development framework’ … Continue reading

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