Mike Marlow for Norton South & Preston Brook

We need to support local carers! Along with my fellow Liberal Democrats nationally. I will work to get a better Deal for “Home Carers” many of whom have not had a break for over a year. They look after their elderly and vulnerable relatives for an allowance of £67.60 per week. It would cost around […]

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Romana Coveney for Central & West Bank

With working class roots as the daughter of a miner in the industrial Polish town of Katowice, Romana has carried on this link where, at her employer in Warrington, she has been voted to represent the UK workforce on their European Work Council for nearly a decade. A key element that Romana brings is a […]

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Loulie and John Secker for Daresbury, Moore & Sandymoor

As part of our series of meet the candidate posts, we have John and Loulie Secker, a husband and wife team with a long background of local activity. Loulie was born at RAF Akrotiri in Cyprus, where her father was serving in the Devon & Dorsets. She has lived in Halton for more than thirty […]

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Andrew Teebay for Birchfield

The first in our series of meet the candidate posts is for Andrew Teebay, who is standing in the reshaped Birchfield ward. In Andrew’s words: I am a local person who grew up in the Halton area having originally moved here in 1964 when I was 3 years old. Over the years I have lived […]

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Stephen Gribbon stands for Halton Liberal Democrats in the 2019 General Election

Halton — 16th November 2019 — On Thursday, nominations were closed for the Halton General Election candidates for 2019. Halton’s Liberal Democrats are delighted to announce their candidate, Stephen Gribbon. A cool head Stephen has served the community in the fire service for 27 years, and currently works as a Watch Commander. More recently, Stephen […]

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Halton’s Local Elections Candidates for the 2nd of May 2019

The Liberal Democrats candidates for the local elections for Halton Borough Council on May the 2nd are now final and listed here. Beechwood – Linda Redhead Linda is a stalwart of Halton Liberal Democrats and has lived in Runcorn for 46 years, working as a teacher. Linda has previously served as a councillor, and was […]

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Halton’s Pay Gap Shame

If you’re a woman working at Halton Council, then compared to men you stop being paid at lunchtime on Friday. Thanks to gender pay gap reporting laws now in place, major employers in the UK are obliged to report on pay differences between men and women. Data released, reveals that Halton Council is one of […]

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7 ways to tell you’re a Lib Dem campaigner

1. Every discussion with a Labour supporter means putting them right about how tuition fees actually work and it’s driving you to drink 2. Your garage is full of Corex boards I mean literally. Hundreds of them. And you have no idea whether you should recycle them or save them for the future. 3. You […]

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