Tag Archives: Social care

Our Social Care Staff are marvelous!

Getting old needn’t be too scary with the help and support available in Liverpool Regular readers of this blog will know that In November I presented some awards at the Social Workers Award night. I realised then just how long … Continue reading

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Vampire Kiss brings Militant back to life in Liverpool

Liverpool Town Hall where next week we will be debating a call from our Labour Mayor to have a demomonstration in London When I last did a blog some 10 days ago about the Mayor of Liverpool’s call for a … Continue reading

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A Lottery –Another Bonkers idea from the Mayor of Liverpool

How could a Liverpool lottery begin to compete against the three national lotteries and the plethora of local ones? Daft ideas in Liverpool seem to be like buses sometimes – they tend to come in threes. So far we have … Continue reading

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What should we make of Mr Anderson’s 10% council tax referendum?

Will Liverpool support Mayor Anderson’s call for a referendum for an additional 10% rise in council tax First of all let me acknowledge that Liverpool Council is in a difficult place. In 2010 Liverpool was getting approximately 80% of our … Continue reading

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Shared Lives

Yesterday I had the real privilege of representing the Lib Dems at a Parliamentary reception for Shared Lives. This is a marvellous organisation which helps 12,000 families in the UK open up their homes and bring into their families people … Continue reading

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A response to my Rotherham letter from the Mayor of Liverpool

Last Friday I wrote to the Mayor of Liverpool stressing my concerns at the way Liverpool had been brought into the Rotherham question. I have just received a reply from him. This is not a criticism of speed because he … Continue reading

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