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Canterbury and Coastal Liberal Democrats

Private Eye Rotten Boroughs Articles

A Statement from the Liberal Democrat Councillor Group Like many residents, we have been concerned by the recent reports in Private Eye about the role of previous councillors in the allocation of a site in the Draft Local Plan. The allegations have now been shared in the local press and social media groups. At present, […]

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Lib Dems Support Canterbury Pride

Canterbury Liberal Democrats continued to support Canterbury Pride, marching in the parade, and collecting over 500 signatures on our petition to ban conversion therapy for all groups.

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Ben’s Night Mayor

In a very unusual annual meeting on Canterbury City Council on 18 May, opposition councillors inflicted a humiliating defeat on Council Leader Ben Fitter-Harding. As the ruling Conservative group enters what we fervently hope will be its last year in power, the leader had hoped to reinstall Cllr Pat Todd for his fifth, and second […]

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Council failing residents on affordable homes

Canterbury City Council is failing woefully on its affordable homes target.

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Tankerton Ward Residents Survey

The Tankerton residents survey is currently open

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CCC offices

Plan for new council offices binned after Lib Dem opposition

The move would have squandered £millions of taxpayers’ cash

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Councillor Mike Sole

Canterbury Lib Dem councillor interviewed by The Guardian and Le Monde

Mike has warned Kent could become the ‘toilet of England’

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Tory councillors remove BAME references from anti-racism motion

“Black lives clearly don’t matter to Kent County Council Tories,”

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Robert Jenrick

Housing Minister overturns planning decision for Canterbury Tory donor

Lib Dems are calling for an enquiry

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Council must be more bee and insect friendly

Local Lib Dems are encouraging residents to sign the petition

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