Farage and Jenkyns Fail to Answer Simple Questions on WTO Rules

May 22, 2019 . by admin

Many pro-Brexit supporters are currently arguing the case that a no deal WTO rules exit would be great for Britain, as we boldly set out our new trade deals and made our own rules. However it is becoming increasingly apparent that none of the main supporters of WTO rules Brexit have even the faintest idea…

Action Plan for Pendle Agreed

May 21, 2019 . by admin

Liberal Democrats have reached an agreement on the 30 point action plan to run Pendle Council for the next year. It will be a joint administration with Labour leader Cllr Iqbal and Lib Dem Deputy Leader David Whipp. As this is a joint administration and not a coalition, the parties remain separate and free to…

Liberal Democrats take the reins on Colne Town Council

May 13, 2019 . by admin

Ten newly elected Liberal Democrat Councillors are eagerly lookingforward to taking over the reins at Colne Town Council at the AnnualMeeting on Tuesday (14th May) after winning a majority of seats at theelections on 2nd May.  The composition of the Council is now ten Liberal Democrats and sevenConservatives after the Liberals gained three seats from…

Pendle Council Elections 2019 | Brilliant Result for @PendleLibDems

May 9, 2019 . by admin

Liberal Democrats absolutely stormed it in the Local Elections this year and Pendle was no different. The Tories lost control of Pendle Council with hard-working Lib Dem candidates being elected across the Borough. Vivary Bridge in Colne was a massive gain for Lib Dems as former Conservative leader Joe Cooney lost his seat to Liberal…

Pendle Litter Enforcement Fiasco as Disabled Residents and Mothers with Children Targeted

April 30, 2019 . by admin

Liberal Democrat Councillor Tony Greaves has written to senior PendleCouncil staff to ask for explanations in response to a spate ofcomplaints about high-handed and unfair tactics being used by the newlitter enforcement officers in Pendle. There is also real concern thatthe privately employed Enforcement Officers are concentrating on “easytargets” and not tackling the real problems…

Voter ID Pilot in Pendle – How much is it costing?

April 30, 2019 . by admin

Liberal Democrats in Pendle have slammed the secrecy over the cost of thevoter ID pilots that are taking place at the Council elections in Pendlethis year. They say that added to the problems that are being caused forvoters, to refuse to say how much it is costing the public purse is justan insult. Liberal Democrat…

Flag it Up! Campaign on Dog Poo in Colne

April 23, 2019 . by admin

Our green and pleasant land? •       Waterside Action Group put 200 flags in dog poo in local green spot •       Small handful of anti-social dog owners accused of denying access tosafe green space to local children Dog mess and litter are Pendle residents’ greatest bugbear. The team ofvolunteers at Waterside Action…

What Future for the Langroyd Hall in Colne?

April 23, 2019 . by admin

Councillor Tony Greaves (Liberal Democrat) has written to PendleCouncil’s Planning Manager Neil Watson to ask what is happening at theformer hotel at the Langroyd Hall in Colne. Questions are being asked about the work that is taking place at theLangroyd. It is reported to be conversion to apartments which needschange of use planning permission which…