Development on former Aston Martin site

by Douglas McCall on 17 August, 2016

  Following the withdrawal by Tesco, Redrow Homes are hoping to submit a planning application for the former Aston Martin site in Tickford Street to Milton Keynes Council to build around 86 properties.   Redrow Homes have made many changes to the original plans as a result of comments from local residents, the Town Council […]

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Brian White

by Douglas McCall on 5 July, 2016

It was with great sadness that I heard of the death this morning of former Labour councillor, Mayor and MP Brian White. Brian served the city of Milton Keynes for many years and was respected across the political divide. He was recognised and a hard working constituency MP. I remember when he was an MP […]

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  At the Open University this morning (4th July) the MK Futures Commission launched their report for their vision of MK in 2050.   The report can be viewed on their website http://www.mkfutures2050.com/   On behalf of the MK Lib Dems I would like to welcome the report and thank the commissioners for their hard […]

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Members joining at rate of one a minute as membership also surpasses 70,000 Over 10,000 people have joined the Liberal Democrats since Tim Farron declared that his party would go into the general election committed to restoring Britain’s place at the heart of Europe. They have been joining the only UK party to continue to […]

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Overgrown Grass in Newport Pagnell

by Douglas McCall on 27 June, 2016

  Many Newport Pagnell residents have complained about how long the grass has got and asked when will the Council cut it.   Due to the large amount of rain we have been having, the grass has grown longer than normal this summer.   The Council has started cutting the grass in the town and […]

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Overgrown weeds in roads

by Douglas McCall on 15 June, 2016

  Many residents of Newport Pagnell are concerned about the large number of weeds in the kerb line of roads in the town.   I have raised this with the Council, and have been informed that they will be spraying the weeds in Newport Pagnell in Mid-July.

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FLOODING IN NEWPORT PAGNELL

by Douglas McCall on 13 June, 2016

I have been contacted by a number of residents about drains being overwhelmed and flooding in various streets in Newport Pagnell.   I have raised these issues with the Chief Executive and other senior directors/managers at MKC for a speedy resolution to the problems.

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Lib Dem “IN” Campaign Launched in Milton Keynes

by Douglas McCall on 22 May, 2016

  The Milton Keynes Liberal Democrats launched their EU Referendum “IN” Campaign this week.   The campaign was launched by Baroness Sharon Bowles, a former Lib Dem MEP, at the launch in Milton Keynes.   Baroness Bowles gave a speech highlighting the positive benefits of the UK being a member of the EU, and answered […]

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Lib Dem MK Council Group Leader

by Douglas McCall on 9 May, 2016

I am pleased to announce that I have been elected the Leader of the Liberal Democrat Group on Milton Keynes Council for the fifth year in a row.

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Election Result for Newport Pagnell South Ward

by Douglas McCall on 6 May, 2016

I am humbled by the overwhelming support from residents to re-elect me as their councillor for another 4 years.   Full Result:-   Douglas McCall 1766 (54.4%) Conservative 645 (19.9%) Labour 502 (15.5%) UKIP 331 (10.2%)   Majority 1121

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