All posts tagged "Lib Dems"

  • 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    An application for a residential development on part of Prescot’s former greenbelt has been withdrawn.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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  • Campaign to Oppose Prescot Housing Development Gathers Pace

    A campaign to prevent the building of 199 houses on former greenbelt land is underway in Prescot. Residents Mark Burke and Dr John Sills called a community meeting on Monday 16 May with the support of newly elected...

    • Posted May 18, 2016
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  • Prescot, Whiston Local Election Results, May 2016

    The people of Prescot and Whiston went to the polls in Thursday 5 May’s local elections, and here is how they voted: PRESCOT NORTH Carl Cashman (Liberal Democrat) 1,254 (20%) Elected Ian Smith (Liberal Democrat) 1,196 (19%) Elected...

    • Posted May 6, 2016
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  • Labour Victory in Knowsley, but Lib Dems Upset Apple Cart in Prescot North

    It was a clean sweep for Labour among most of the borough of Knowsley in yesterday’s elections – except in Prescot North, where the Liberal Democrats won all three seats. In the neighbouring wards of Prescot South...

    • Posted May 6, 2016
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  • Knowsley Lib Dems’ Message to Prescot & Whiston

    Prescot Online invites all candidates and parties standing in Prescot and Whiston to have their say in the run-up to the 5 May local elections. The local Liberal Democrat candidates write: These local elections present the best opportunity...

    • Posted April 29, 2016
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  • Ask the Candidates: Prescot & Whiston Local Elections

    On Thursday 5 May 2o16, Knowsley will go to the polls to elect a new council. Every seat in the borough – that’s 45 councillors, recently cut down from 63 – will be up for grabs. What...

    • Posted March 17, 2016
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  • Knowsley’s Broken Democracy, Part 2: Absolute Power

    The second in a series of opinion pieces by the editor. (Read Part 1 here.) (Too long, didn’t read? The gist: A one-party council is never democratic. With no opposition, local government can do whatever it likes. Vote...

    • Posted February 23, 2016
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  • Prescot & Whiston Election Results 2014

    Labour swept the boards again in last week’s Knowsley elections, leaving the party with all 63 council seats in the borough, including four seats in Prescot and Whiston. In Prescot East, Denise Allen won with 1,299 votes...

    • Posted May 28, 2014
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  • 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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