All posts tagged "Lib Dems"

  • Local Elections: Greens Take Prescot South from Labour

    The Greens pulled off a sizeable win over Labour last night (Thursday 3 May) to take Prescot South. Kai Taylor gained 1,520 to Lynn O’Keeffe’s 736, becoming the first Green Party candidate ever to win a seat...

    • Posted May 4, 2018
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  • Labour Mayor for Liverpool City Region

    Labour candidate Steve Rotheram has been elected the first ever Liverpool City Region Mayor in a landslide victory. The former Walton MP received 171,167 votes, and Conservative Tony Caldeira came a distant second, with 58.805. Prescot Lib...

    • Posted May 8, 2017
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  • Planning Application Refused for Whitakers Land

    An application to build houses on former greenbelt in Prescot has been refused. Beesley & Fildes, Ltd, applied in 2016 to build up to 200 homes on land adjoining Whitakers Garden Centre, off Liverpool Road. They withdrew...

    • Posted April 26, 2017
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  • Prescot Councillor Is First Metro Mayor Candidate to Launch Manifesto

    Cllr Carl Cashman was the first of the front-running metro mayor candidates to launch his manifesto yesterday (Tuesday 28 March). The Knowsley Council member for Prescot North (pictured, with Cllr Ian Smith on the right) will run as...

    • Posted March 29, 2017
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  • Election Results: Prescot Town Council Wins for Greens & Lib Dems

    The Greens and Liberal Democrats are celebrating today after decisive wins over Labour in yesterday’s Prescot Town Council by-elections (Thursday 24 March). Kai Taylor (left) took Prescot East for the Green Party, with 365 votes to Labour’s...

    • Posted March 24, 2017
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  • Prescot Town Council By-election Candidates Announced

    Five candidates will stand in the Prescot Town Council elections on Thursday 23 March, when two seats are being contested. In Prescot East Ward, Adam Flanders stands for Labour, while Kai Taylor runs for the Green Party....

    • Posted February 27, 2017
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  • Green Party Win First Prescot Town Council Seat

    Joanne Burke unseated Labour and won Prescot East for the Green Party in last Thursday’s town council by-election (9 February). Voter turnout in the ward was a low 27 percent – although turnouts in the borough have...

    • Posted February 14, 2017
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  • Prescot East By-election Is 9 February

    A by-election will go ahead in the Prescot Town Council ward of Prescot East on Thursday 9 February. The vacancy has arisen due to non-attendance by Cllr Heather Baker. The three candidates standing so far are (quotes...

    • Posted January 9, 2017
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  • Greens & Lib Dems to Fight Prescot By-Election

    Both Greens and Liberal Democrats have announced they’ll stand if a Prescot Town Council by-election is held later this year. The vacancy, in Prescot East, has arisen due to Cllr Heather Baker’s non-attendance. An election will only take...

    • Posted January 4, 2017
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  • Developers Withdraw Prescot Planning Application

    An application for a residential development on part of Prescot’s former greenbelt has been withdrawn. The proposal would have seen 199 houses built on land adjacent to Whitakers Garden Centre on Liverpool Road. Council advised against plans...

    • Posted July 18, 2016
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