Thank you for your support

We would like to thank everyone who has supported us, voted for us, campaigned, delivered leaflets, emailed us or had a conversation with us. We are community based campaigners who believe in engaging with our community to achieve positive change. Best Wishes The Chester Liberal Democrats Team

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Tree-iful problems

Mark and Noel recently went door knocking to ask residents in Newton & Hoole about their concerns with our local open spaces. One thing that kept coming up was the state of the pavements and how poorly kept the trees were in the area. On one street in Newton tree roots were breaking up the

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JUST WHAT IS THE SPECIAL CHARGE?

In this years Council Tax Bills, there is a section titled “Parish Precept and Special Expense”. The Focus team, like many, were puzzled by this so we looked at the council website and it appears that the Special Expense charges “are made in relation to the costs of maintaining open

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Campaigning for Better Youth Services for Handbridge Park

Carol Braithwaite and Jonathan Rule the Liberal Democrat candidates for the upcoming local council elections are campaigning for more resources to be allocated to youth services in Handbridge. Carol is a long term campaigner on youth issues and is concerned about the situation in our community.

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HOW SAFE IS OUR SOCIAL HOUSING?

Thousands of fire doors identical to those blamed for helping spread the blaze at Grenfell Tower are still being used in public housing across the UK. Freedom of Information requests sent to 123 local authorities have found that at least 25,000 doors installed in social housing are among the

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