Tag Archives: Lib Dems

General Election June 8th 2017

Here we are on election day itself, and I am in as much of a moral and political dilemma on where to place my vote, than ever before.  From my conversations with a number of Maltby people, it seems that … Continue reading

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Election Day, May 7th 2015

Two hours left before the ballot boxes close for this election, which it feels like we have been “prepared for”  for ever. I’ve been to the polling station and placed my votes in an appropriate manner. I’ve  seen the leaders … Continue reading

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Hustings in Maltby – worth £1 a ticket ?

There is going to be Hustings at The Wesley Centre on Friday evening 24 April. So far the Rother Valley candidates for Labour, Lib Dems and UKIP have said they will attend. Each candidate will have chance to put their … Continue reading

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Kevin Barron asks about Benefit Cuts and the Conservatives

Our MP questions  the Deputy PM regarding Benefit cuts. and the Conservative Party. The Deputy PM blames the Labour Party’s past. “Kevin Barron (Rother Valley, Labour) In response to the Chancellor’s statement yesterday about further welfare benefit cuts in years to come, … Continue reading

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Six Decisions Shaun – Is Our SYPCC one of the Laziest in the Country ?

From The Star : South Yorkshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner Shaun Wright has been branded one of the ‘laziest’ in the country.  The Lib Dems have revealed that Mr Wright has made just six official decisions since he was voted … Continue reading

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Regulating the Press – Leveson – Royal Charter

A deal has been struck between the three main political parties on measures to regulate the press. This is after talks were held overnight between the Lib Dem and Labour leaders and a Cabinet Office minister on a new press watchdog. The deal … Continue reading

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Perhaps Rotherham Does Get What It Deserves …

A sad day for Rotherham. With such a low turnout, perhaps Rotherham has got what it deserves in the election of another Labour MP. No change there then. maltbyblogger’s view on the comments of Kevin Barron and Roger Stone not … Continue reading

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