Tag Archives: Parks

Extraordinary meeting to discuss future of Harthill & Calderstones Park

Last week a marvelous thing happened which I have never seen before in my political life. A local community raised £40,000 to fight the Council at a Judicial Review which was held in the High Court in Manchester. This week … Continue reading

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Motion to Council on Calderstones Park backs campaign by local residents in the High Court

Does this look like a brownfield site to you? No me neither. Does it look like part of the Park? It does to me and to you I have no doubt! On the day that local campaigners travel to the … Continue reading

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Let’s stop people getting ill – A radical policy for health & social care

When the late,great Ken Dodd sang his most well-loved song, “happiness”and made people happy he was singing about the most important thing in our lives that keeps us from needing the NHS If I wanted to make a controversial statement … 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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The Three Fundamental Deceits about Calderstones Park

Some of the 300 respectable ladies and gents who were described as a screaming mob when they dared to protest about the Mayor’s plans to build on part of Calderstones Park Today the council’s planning committee met to consider the … Continue reading

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Mayor Anderson challenged to public debates about Liverpool Parks

Protestors at Walton Hall Park One of the Many in Liverpool up in arms about the Mayor’s sell off plans I am today issuing a  challenge to Joe Anderson to debate the sale of parts of Calderstones Park; Walton Hall … Continue reading

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BUT THE PHILISTINES WILL BUILD ON OUR GREEN SPACES ANYWAY!!!!!!!

Harthill Lodge which may be threatened by development proposals My last blog pointed out that on the planning department of the council’s own figures there is no need to build on green land in the city to meet either the … Continue reading

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