All posts tagged "Labour"

  • Labour Candidate Elected to Whiston Town Council

    Labour candidate Mavis Doreen Keyes was elected to represent Whiston Tushingham Ward on Whiston Town Council in Thursday 25 April’s by-election. Cllr Keyes received 235 votes, which was 72% of the turnout. Liberal Democrat candidate Carl Cashman...

    • Posted April 26, 2013
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  • Whiston Votes for New Town Councillor

    Voters in Whiston Tushingham Ward will elect a new town councillor on Thursday 25 April. Polls open at 7.00am and close at 10.00pm in Whiston Library, Dragon Drive, and Stadt Moers Environment Centre, Pottery Lane. Carl Cashman...

    • Posted April 24, 2013
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  • Prescot and Whiston Election Results in Full

    Following yesterday’s election, which wiped out all Knowsley’s remaining Liberal Democrats, here are the full results for Prescot and Whiston:

    • Posted May 4, 2012
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  • Knowsley Goes to Labour, Lib Dems Lose All Seats

    Knowsley Council is 100-percent Labour after Thursday’s local elections unseated the borough’s four remaining Liberal Democrat councillors. The results leave Knowsley with 63 Labour seats and no opposition party. Lib Dem councillors Ian Smith (Prescot West), Yvonne...

    • Posted May 4, 2012
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  • Four Seats up for Grabs in Prescot, Whiston Elections

    Four councillors will be elected to represent Prescot and Whiston in the upcoming local election. On Thursday, 3 May, candidates will contest Prescot East, Prescot West, Whiston North and Whiston South wards for a seat on Knowsley...

    • Posted April 5, 2012
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  • Prescot Labour Accuse Local Lib Dems of ‘Potential Fraud,’ ‘Incompetence’

    Prescot’s Labour town councillors have accused their Liberal Democrat counterparts of mismanaging Prescot’s finances for the best part of a decade. In the latest edition of local Labour newsletter Prescot Voice, an article headlined “Some Disturbing Facts” made...

    • Posted March 27, 2012
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  • More on Carr Lane, Prescot, Waste Site & Housing Development

    Yesterday, I reported that a commercial and industrial waste facility will be built at the old Pirelli/Prysmian/BICC Cables site on Carr Lane, Prescot. There is also talk of a housing development on the adjacent or surrounding land, and...

    • Posted January 31, 2012
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  • Commercial Waste Site for Carr Lane, Prescot, Gets Go-Ahead

    The former BICC (Pirelli) Rod Rollers site on Carr Lane, Prescot, will be transformed into a “recycling and recovery site for commercial, industrial and construction waste.” The photo (via Google Maps) highlights the site. Knowsley Metropolitan Borough...

    • Posted January 30, 2012
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  • Happy New Year… to a Dying Town Divided

    Your editor is back on British soil, having been living away for a couple of years. Prescot has always remained in my heart, however, hence starting this website as a way to disseminate news and views about...

    • Posted January 13, 2012
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  • Local Elections: Labour Gains on Knowsley Council, Lib Dem Losses

    Voters in Knowsley elected and re-elected 21 Labour councillors to Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council yesterday, dwindling the number of Liberal Democrat seats to 4

    • Posted May 6, 2011
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