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The CW&C Budget 2014

Robert ThompsonThe CW&C Budget 2014

On 3 March 2014 Cheshire West and Chester Borough Councillors debated the council budget for the forthcoming year. It was televised so if you have the wish and the stamina all that was said can be heard.

In short . . . → Read More: The CW&C Budget 2014

Bob on Alexandra Park (Hoole)

Robert Thompson visiting Alexandra Park in Hoole

Robert Thompson visiting Alexandra Park in Hoole

 

Earlier this week Lib Dem Parliamentary candidate and local Hoole councillor Robert Thompson took some local Liberal Democrat members to Alexandra Park; which has been the source of recent controversy due to the sale of the . . . → Read More: Bob on Alexandra Park (Hoole)

Bob’s response to Mosley’s “Attack on Democracy”

Bob Thompson Chester Lib Dem PCC, met with Chris Davies MEP

Bob Thompson Chester Lib Dem PCC, met with North West MEP Chris Davies, to discuss the benefits of Europe

Chester Lib Dem PPC Bob Thompson in response to a press release by Steven Mosley (MP) on the defeat . . . → Read More: Bob’s response to Mosley’s “Attack on Democracy”

Chris Davies Q&A Session Bishop Lloyds Palace 6th February

Chris Davies MEPNorth West MEP Chris Davies will be holding a ‘Town Hall’ style open Q&A session on Thursday 6th February in Chester at Bishops Lloyds . . . → Read More: Chris Davies Q&A Session Bishop Lloyds Palace 6th February

Announcing our Prospective Parliamentary Candidate: Bob Thompson

Bob ThompsonPRESS RELEASE

CHESTER LIBERAL DEMOCRATS

PROSPECTIVE PARLIAMENTARY CANDIDATE

BOB THOMPSON WILL BE THE LIBERAL DEMOCRATS PROSPECTIVE PARLIAMENTARY CANDIDATE (PPC) FOR THE CITY OF CHESTER CONSTITUENCY AT THE NEXT . . . → Read More: Announcing our Prospective Parliamentary Candidate: Bob Thompson

Voters like Liberal Democrat MPs

LibDemMPSLiberal Democrat MPs are the only ones to get a thumbs up from their constituents in new research by Phil Cowley and Rosie Campbell. Lib . . . → Read More: Voters like Liberal Democrat MPs

Free School Meals

FreeSchoolMealsNick Clegg has announced that the Coalition will fund schools in England to provide every child in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 with a hot, healthy meal at lunchtime. Over the course of . . . → Read More: Free School Meals

Lobbying Bill – impact on third party campaigning

This Bill is about extending that transparency further to give people more confidence in the way third parties interact with the political system. So where third parties campaign in a way which supports a particular political party or its candidates they will be required to fully record and disclose their expenditure on those campaigns.

Liberal Democrat MP . . . → Read More: Lobbying Bill – impact on third party campaigning

School places

We are spending £5bn by 2015 on creating new school places — more than double the amount spent by the previous Government in the same timeframe.

By September, we expect 190,000 extra places will have been created, with many more still to come, and are working with councils to ensure funding is targeted where it is most . . . → Read More: School places

Childcare

Thanks to Liberal Democrats in Government, from this week, 130,000 two-year olds from the poorest homes will be eligible for 15 hours of free childcare a week with a nursery or childminder.

Liberal Democrats know that the early years make the crucial difference to a child’s chances of reaching their potential and getting on in life. That’s . . . → Read More: Childcare