Author: Tom Wren

Lib Dems welcome new victory on cold calling

Lib Dems welcome new victory on cold calling The government have accepted Liberal Democrat proposals to clamp down on cold calling. The changes will see tough new regulations on claims management companies who undertake cold calling. Speaking in the Lords last night, Ministers declared that the government will accept Liberal Democrat proposals into the Financial Guidance and Claims Bill. This is a victory for Liberal Democrat peers John Sharkey and Susan Kramer, who have been leading the charge against cold calling and follows a similar victory last week. Commenting after the announcement, John Sharkey said: “Cold calling is one...

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Conservative incompetence threatens future of Cuffley Camp Outdoor Centre

Conservative incompetence threatens future of Cuffley Camp Outdoor Centre Well-used educational facility facing closure Landlord running out of patience with County Council as leaseholder Bill of nearly £900,000 for dilapidations and failure to comply with lease terms At its meeting on 2 November, Hertfordshire County Council’s Children’s Services Cabinet Panel were told about the Conservative administration’s intention to close the Cuffley Camp Outdoor Centre. Cuffley Camp is an outdoor centre near Northaw, South of Potters Bar, situated in a 90 acre site of ancient woodland, Cuffley Great Wood, owned by Hatfield House Estates and managed through their company Gascoyne Holding Limited (GHL). The outdoor...

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Jill Brinkworth speaks at Lib Dem party conference

  Stevenage party member and local activist Jill Brinkworth spoke at the Liberal Democrat party conference in Bournemouth last weekend. See Jill’s speech here on youtube along with the full debate on the UK withdrawal from the EU....

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Liberal Democrats Autumn Conference 2017

The Liberal Democrats annual conference is happening this weekend in Bournemouth. Keep up to date with all the latest news and a live video feed here

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Stephen Booth – Shephall Election Address

Stephen Booth – Shephall Election Address The election address by Stephen Booth, the Liberal Democrat candidate for Shephall in the county council elections, is now available to download. Elections Address – Stephen Booth 2017 – 4 sided...

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