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Polls open Tomorrow at 7:00 am

by professorbillwinlow on 1 May, 2013

The Lib Dem campaign for the County Council elections was given an extra boost yesterday. Jo Swinson, the MP for East Dunbartonshire and Minister for Employment Relations, Consumer and Postal Affairs wished the Preston Lib Dems all the best in their campaign. Leader of the Lib Dem group, Cllr Bill Winlow and Group Whip, Cllr […]

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Fishy Tales – bang goes another myth about the EU

by professorbillwinlow on 29 March, 2013

People often blame Brussels and the Common Fisheries Policy for doing-down small fishermen. But NW Liberal Democrat MEP, Chris Davies, reports that it is national governments that decide what share of each country’s fishing opportunities will go to the small scale boats and what to the big boys. This week Chris organised a seminar in […]

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Preston pensioners isolated by cuts in bus services

by professorbillwinlow on 26 March, 2013

“Under the Conservatives, Lancashire has seen fit to cut support for many bus services over the last four years, something that the Liberal Democrat Group on the county has always opposed” says County Councillor Bill Winlow.  This situation is particularly difficult in Lea town and the orbital bus service to Cottam and Ingol on Sundays has […]

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Lib Dems take seats from both Labour and Conservatives

by professorbillwinlow on 23 March, 2013

The ‘mediasphere’ is full of the noise of pundits predicting  the obliteration of the LibDems. Thank goodness the voters have the good sense to prove them wrong. On Thursday 21st March it was the turn of the people of Adeyfield Ward [Hemel Hempstead] of Dacorum Borough Council to elect Liberal Democrat Ron Tindall. Ron took […]

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