Don't Build Houses Where It's Going To Flood!

Don't Build Houses Where It's Going To Flood!

We are calling on the government to immediately reduce the requirements for new housing sites in areas that have recently and repeatedly been flooded. Cllr Paul Bellenger (Liberal Democrat, Greetland and Stainland) has launched a petition calling on the government and local Member of Parliament ...

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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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About the Calderdale Liberal Democrats

Learn more about Calderdale Liberal Democrats, our values and our ambition to transform our Borough.

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