All posts tagged "Liberal Democrat"

  • Knowsley Local Election Results: Prescot & Whiston

    Knowsley Council remains 100% Labour following 7 May’s elections, with support from 76 percent of voters in 22 metropolitan borough seats. In Prescot and Whiston, the Knowsley Council election results were as follows: Prescot East Gillian Flatley...

    • Posted May 8, 2015
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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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  • Lib Dem Activist Opposes Prescot Waste Site

    Carl Cashman, well known for his local activism on behalf of Whiston and Prescot, sends me this item from the latest edition of Prescot Focus: CARL CASHMAN SLAMS LABOUR IN WASTE SITE UPDATE FOR PRESCOT RESIDENTS Lib...

    • Posted March 23, 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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  • Former Whiston Mayor Standing as Independent in Election

    (Press release) Former Mayor of Whiston Brian Corkill is standing as an independent in the forthcoming local elections for the Tushingham Whiston ward. Mr Corkill has come to the end of his four-year term in office as...

    • Posted April 23, 2011
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  • Opinion: Labour Attack Is an Insult to All Prescotians

    Knowsley Council will downsize Prescot Leisure Centre and relocate Prescot Museum from its Grade-II listed Georgian home to the council One-Stop Shop. Now Prescot’s Labour councillors have added insult to injury by launching a savage attack on...

    • Posted February 15, 2011
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