Stagecoach Robbery

Shortly before Christmas Hoole and Newton campaigner Mark Williams was contacted by a Kingsway resident who is concerned about the ever increasing bus prices from Kingsway. Mark was disturbed to find that a Stagecoach day rider is £3.60, or single £2.30, for jobseeker £1.15 from Kingsway to

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BREXIT’S IMPACT ON OUR HIGH STREET

Across Cheshire West & Chester, business are finding it harder to invest, recruit and cover costs because of continued uncertainty over Brexit. In a survey commissioned by CWAC, 30% of businesses expect things to get worse while only 15% expect better. In Hoole, hard working independent

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View from abroad – dual citizenship

In the course of my 45 years I have received a number of certificates. My cycling proficiency to prove I could slalom slowly around a few tin cans in a school playground, a certificate to show I could swim the width of a pool without drowning and my BAGA gymnastics certificate, which I received

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Bring back Skip Days to Hoole & Newton

Time and time again on the doors step we keep getting asked what happened to the skip days. Hoole and Newton used to have days where the council provided skips free for public use, when Bob Thompson and David Hull were the councillors for Hoole and Newton. The Liberal Democrats are making a

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Future of the Northgate Development

Position statement on Northgate Development Chester Liberal Democrats strongly support measures to redevelop the Northgate area of the city. We believe that phase 0 and 1 of the regeneration scheme, encompassing further investment into the cultural life of the city following the opening of

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