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Lib Dems elect Karen King as Group Leader

by Group Office on 25 May, 2021

Liberal Democrats in Redcar & Cleveland have unanimously elected Councillor Karen King as their new leader. She replaces Councillor Glyn Nightingale who has decided to stand down after two spells as group leader since 2011. The Lib Dem group has 13 members and runs the council in partnership with Independents. Karen, who represents St Germains […]

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A Christmas message from Cllr Glyn Nightingale

by Group Office on 22 December, 2020

We wish all residents of the borough a very happy Christmas and new year!  Christmas is, of course, very different this year for all of us and even up to last weekend, now not what we were hoping for. We will all miss seeing members of our family and friends. The new year (and vaccine) […]

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Age UK community TV programme

by Group Office on 12 November, 2020

Age UK is introducing a ‘Keeping Well at Home’ TV programme that will be broadcast on the 23rd November for 11 weeks on North East Live. Trailer: Age UK has been working with ‘Local TV’ which is a network of 8 UK channels, including Teesside TV and Tyne and Wear TV and is on all […]

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Lib Dem Carole is new Mayor

by Group Office on 25 September, 2020

Ormesby and Nunthorpe Lib Dem Councillor Carole Morgan has been elected as Mayor of Redcar and Cleveland. Group Leader Glyn Nightingale said: “Carole has worked hard for Ormesby and Nunthorpe as a councillor and will be a fantastic Mayor for the area.” Congratulations to Carol and to Deputy Mayor Stuart Smith, who represents Saltburn as […]

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Marske beach voted fourth best in Times article

by Group Office on 27 July, 2020

Liberal Democrats representing Marske-by-the-Sea are delighted that the village has been recognised at national level. The Times newspaper named Marske as the fourth best beach in the north in an article last Friday. The article described the beach as “magnificent, almost Bamburgh-like in scale, with dune-backed shingle dropping at low tide to a shimmering immensity […]

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Happy Easter!

by Group Office on 12 April, 2020

Cllr Glyn Nightingale and the Lib Dem Group on the council wish all residents of the borough a very happy Easter!

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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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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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