We Demand Better from Council's Anti-Poverty Strategy

We Demand Better from Council's Anti-Poverty Strategy

Liberal Democrat councillors believe the Council’s Anti-Poverty Action Plan, which was recently discussed by the Cabinet, is not good enough. We have ‘called-in’ the Cabinet’s decision for further discussion at a Scrutiny Board meeting in the hope of strengthening the plan. Leader of the Liberal...

Read More

Pay Household Waste Workers a Living Wage

Pay Household Waste Workers a Living Wage

  A pay dispute between UNISON and Suez the company that delivers this contracted service is resulting in possible strike action here in Calderdale. Currently some of the lowest are paid £7.93 per hour – 10p above the minimum wage – but were they employed directly by the Council they would be ea...

Read More

Overwhelming support for a Final Say on Brexit.

Overwhelming support for a Final Say on Brexit.

We've been out and about in Todmorden, collecting stars for our Brexitometer, and the results couldn't be clearer. BREXIT is not going well. Hardly anyone thinks the promises voted for can be delivered. We're still not sure what Brexit means. Hardly anyone is happy with Theresa May's deal. We S...

Read More

More News

About

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

Read more