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Liverpool – A City that would make North Korea proud

This is, of course, a scene from North Korea. It could however, be equally a picture from Liverpool today! E-mails to councillors intercepted by staff; officers told not to answer questions from opposition councillors by leading Labour politicians; disciplinary action … Continue reading

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When will the property boom turn to bust in Liverpool?

The grim reality of parts of the property market in Liverpool. Worked stopped on this property Norfolk Street in November last year. Unless it starts again soon it will probably need to be demolished. The recent legal cases against property … Continue reading

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World Merit Comes to Chester

Last Year World Merit took young people to the USA and the UN to discuss global issues. This year they will be in Chester and Westminster taking the ‘truth to power’ Sometimes good things come out of tragedies. One of … Continue reading

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Lib Dems demand Council Action on Chinatown Fiasco

This is the concept for the new China Town development which was a great concept supported by the Lib Dems at the planning stage. It now seems entirely unlikely to materialise with serious consequences for all investment in Liverpool Liverpool’s … Continue reading

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The resurgence of Militant in Liverpool

The Militant of the 80’s which so badly damaged Liverpool has become the Momentum of the 10’s As most people know I’ve been around a long time!  I was a Councillor here in the 80’s when the Militant Tendency rose … Continue reading

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“Liverpool Liberal Democrats go on the Offensive on three key issues”

The threat to Liverpool’s World Heritage Site is just one the three threats to our City’s future that Liverpool’s Lib Dem Councillors want to see discussed at the July Council meeting. Liverpool’s Liberal Democrat Group have tabled three resolutions that … Continue reading

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4 Unanswered Questions about our Chief Executive

Liverpool Council is not the model of transparency and good governance that I think it should be!! For the past few weeks I have been trying, with limited success, to get a response to a number of questions that I … Continue reading

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