Cannabis tax would pay for 34 extra Police officers in Calderdale

Cannabis tax would pay for 34 extra Police officers in Calderdale

The Liberal Democrats have today announced plans to fund at least 34 extra Police officers across Calderdale. With a tax on legalised cannabis covering the costs. This commitment amounts to 20,000 more police officers across England and Wales, enough for an extra two officers per ward. The Libera...

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Trees for Calderdale Proposal

Trees for Calderdale Proposal

  Calderdale Tree Planting Day and Social Fund On 2nd September 2018, Pakistan Planted 1.5 million trees in a day - Let this be an inspiration as to what we can achieve.  Vision An annual tree planting day. Community groups, religious groups, businesses, school children, sports clubs, the young...

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Impact of local plan on Greetland and Stainland ward

POSITION PAPER   RESPONSE TO AMENDED CALDERDALE PROPOSED LOCAL PLAN SITES IN GREETLAND   (Please note that references can be added to this report. However time restraints and external pressures have not allowed me to do this over this weekend period)      

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Cllr James Baker selected to contest Halifax in any snap election

Cllr James Baker selected to contest Halifax in any snap election

  Liberal Democrat group leader Councillor James Baker has been selected to contest Halifax in the event of a snap general election. Commenting Cllr James Baker said: "The Liberal Democrat's clear opposition to Brexit resulted in us beating both Conservatives and Labour in the last national elec...

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Joint statement on Chris Williamson visit to Calderdale and antisemitism

Joint statement on Chris Williamson visit  to Calderdale and antisemitism

  Joint political Statement on anti-Semitism in Calderdale. As local political leaders we stand united in our commitment to tackle all forms of discrimination, whether it is homophobia, racism, Islamophobia or anti-Semitism. On Saturday 3rd August the Calderdale Trades Council has invited Chris ...

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Liberal Democrats gain seat from Labour in Todmorden

Liberal Democrats gain seat from Labour in Todmorden

Liberal Democrat Matthew Doyle gained a seat from Labour in a Todmorden Town Council by-election. The by-election in Waslden was triggered after the last Labour Councillor elected didn't turn up to sign their acceptance of office in time. We fought the campaign on our platform of giving more con...

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About the Calderdale Liberal Democrats

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