Lib Dems fight for Roseberry Library

by Group Office on 23 November, 2016

Chris Abbott, a Liberal Democrat Councillor in Redcar, has launched a petition to protect services at Redcar’s Roseberry Library. Labour-run Redcar and Cleveland Council appears to want to split it up with the books going into the 25K Community Centre, the IT section staying where it is and Adult Education taking over the purpose built […]

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Redcar Lib Dems demand rights for renters

by Group Office on 17 November, 2016

Liberal Democrat Councillors in Redcar are demanding greater rights for private sector tenants. Councillor Lisa Harding, who represents West Dyke ward, has put forward a motion to Redcar & Cleveland Council requesting support for the Renters’ Rights Bill. The bill is currently in the House of Lords. The bill is the work of Lib Dem […]

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Fight to protect Laburnum Road Library

by Group Office on 17 November, 2016

Josh Mason, a Liberal Democrat Councillor in East Redcar, has launched a petition to protect services at Redcar’s Laburnum Road Library. As part of its “Shaping Our Future” programme, Labour-run Redcar and Cleveland Council has released the prospect of closing Laburnum Road Library, switching library services elsewhere and the use of the building to childcare. […]

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Have your say on the NHS

by Group Office on 6 October, 2016

What does your local NHS do well? What could it do better? These are the questions that the NHS has been discussing with the public as part of the NHS Better Health Programme. The programme is about improving patient services including emergency care, maternity, and care outside hospital. In October the NHS is running a […]

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Massive win for Lib Dems in Ormesby and Nunthorpe

by Group Office on 19 August, 2016

Redcar Liberal Democrats are delighted to have held on to the Ormesby ward with a landslide result in a by-election held yesterday. Nunthorpe resident Carole Morgan, a former teacher at Nunthorpe School, was comfortably elected as the new councillor Ormesby ward, which includes part of Nunthorpe. The result was: Carole Morgan (Lib Dem) 980 UKIP […]

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Please give Carole your vote on Thursday 18 August

by Group Office on 17 August, 2016

Tomorrow (18 August) is decision day for the people of Ormesby and Nunthorpe as they go to the polls to choose a new councillor following the sad death of Ann Wilson. It is clear that more and more people in the area are backing Liberal Democrat Carole Morgan to be the new councillor for the […]

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Repair the Town Clock say Redcar Lib Dems

by Group Office on 3 August, 2016

Redcar Town Clock is not working and has been out of action for some time. It is time for action, says a local Lib Dem councillor. Redcar Town clock is relied upon by shoppers and visitors, and is one of the iconic emblems of the town. Local people hate it when it is not accurate. […]

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More flowers needed say Redcar Lib Dems

by Group Office on 3 August, 2016

A local Lib Dem councillor is calling for more flowers to be planted in order to brighten up the area. Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council tends to use green shrubs rather than flowers in its flower beds and planters. Redcar Councillor Chris Abbott said: “Redcar and Cleveland must be the only Borough in the country […]

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Ann Wilson

by Group Office on 2 August, 2016

It is with great sadness that we have to announce the death of former councillor Ann Wilson earlier today. She had been ill for some time. Ann served the residents of Ormesby and Nunthorpe with great enthusiasm from 2009 until retiring for health reasons last month. Liberal Democrat Council Group Leader Josh Mason said: “Ann […]

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Liberal Democrats today successfully put a motion to Redcar & Cleveland Council calling for funding to be protected when the UK leaves the European Union. Lib Dem Leader Cllr Josh Mason proposed the motion which called on the Government to guarantee that funds are provided to the area at a level at least equal to […]

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