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Stay at home to stop coronavirus spreading

by Group Office on 24 March, 2020

Everyone must stay at home to help stop the spread of coronavirus. This includes people of all ages – even if you do not have any symptoms or other health conditions. You can only leave your home: to shop for basic essentials – only when you really need to to do one form of exercise […]

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Children’s Martial Arts Club

by Group Office on 23 March, 2020

A very popular martial arts club is under threat of closing due to problems which the hall owner is facing. Can you help them raise money? They say: “We have been trading for over 9 years and have built a very strong foundation on the local community. We have helped children and young people build […]

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COVID-19 – help and advice

by Group Office on 23 March, 2020

Many people in our community are looking for a way to help our friends, family and neighbours through this crisis. Your local councillors are here to help at any time and you can contact them using the details on this site You can also download resources from our website that will help when self-isolating or […]

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Help Redcar Foodbank

by Group Office on 23 March, 2020

Hi folks, Redcar Foodbank is starting to struggle with the impact of Coronavirus. If you’re able to help them raise £250, that would be much appreciated. Please see links below: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RedcarAreaFoodbank/posts/1564060423742643 Twitter: https://twitter.com/luke_myer/status/1241322378535337985

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Merry Xmas from Cllr Glyn Nightingale

by Group Office on 24 December, 2019

Cllr Glyn Nightingale and the Liberal Democrat Group on Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council would like to wish all residents of the borough a very Happy Christmas and a peaceful, successful New Year!

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Candidates’ Debate – 2 Dec

by Group Office on 2 December, 2019

Middlesbrough & Redcar Friends of the Earth, with Redcar Churches Together are holding a Hustings; Tuesday 3rd Dec 7-9pm, East Cleveland Baptist Church, Park Avenue, Redcar TS10 3LJ. Please come along and hear Liberal Democrat candidate Karen King debate the issues of the election with candidates from the other parties.

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Register to vote

by Group Office on 19 November, 2019

The last day for registering to vote in the General Election is 26 November. More details in the video below.

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Lib Dem Candidate Challenges Tories on Racism

by Group Office on 18 November, 2019

A Liberal Democrat candidate is calling on her Tory rival to disown racist comments from a Tory councillor. Jemma Joy, Lib Dem candidate for Middlesbrough South & East Cleveland, is very concerned about reports in the Guardian newspaper that Hutton councillor Malcolm Griffiths endorsed racist posts on Facebook. Jemma is asking Conservative candidate Simon Clarke […]

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Big Mickledales Summer Survey

by Group Office on 23 July, 2019

Lib Dem Councillors Shaun Moody and Yvonne Lax-Keeler have started their Big Summer Survey in Mickledales estate, knocking on doors to give out survey forms. This is in order to find out what issues matter to local people. There will be several nights of surveying so don’t worry if we haven’t got to you yet. […]

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Lib Dem/Independent Partnership to run council

by Group Office on 23 May, 2019

Lib Dem Cllr Karen King was today confirmed as Deputy Leader of Redcar & Cleveland BC. Cllr Glyn Nightingale is Cabinet Member for Resources, Alison Barnes Cabinet Member for Children, Mary Ovens is Cabinet Member for Adults. Cllr Karen King said: “Let’s go forward together, let’s all embrace the spirit of partnership in which the […]

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