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New Liberal Democrat Leader

by Douglas McCall on 20 July, 2017

I would like to welcome Sir Vince Cable as the new leader of the Liberal Democrats. Vince brings a wealth of experience, knowledge and gravitas at this crucial time for British politics and the Liberal Democrats. I would also like to thank Tim Farron for his work during his time as leader which saw a […]

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Summer Events in Newport Pagnell

by Douglas McCall on 14 July, 2017

Newport Pagnell is very lucky to have so many people willing to give up their time to organise the many events held in the town over the summer. Without these hard working volunteers we wouldn’t have the Carnival, or the Strawberry Fare, or the Soapbox Derby or all the other various fetes and events.   […]

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New Bus Shelters

by Douglas McCall on 13 July, 2017

  Many of the bus shelters were damaged and needed replacing. Milton Keynes Council have replaced a number of shelters in Newport Pagnell, which involved the re-structuring of the pavements to accommodate all users.

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Armed Forces Day

by Douglas McCall on 3 July, 2017

  In my role as President of the Newport Pagnell Royal British Legion Club I was honoured to take the salute at a short ceremony at the War Memorial on Armed Forces Day on Saturday, 24th June, before joining fellow veterans for refreshments in the RBL Club.

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Giffard Park Pavements Resurfaced

by Douglas McCall on 30 June, 2017

  It has taken a number of years, but the Focus Team and I have finally got the Council to resurface the pavements in Kimboulton Court and Barbury Court. Many other streets in Giffard Park have also had their pavements resurfaced. Before and after photos above.

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New LED Street Lights

by Douglas McCall on 24 June, 2017

  Milton Keynes Council’s street lighting contractors are in the process of installing either replacement street lighting heads to the existing columns or if the columns are unsafe, they are being replaced.   This is being done over a period of time throughout Newport Pagnell, Blakelands, Giffard Park and other parts of Milton Keynes.   […]

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Chartwell Celebrates MK’s 50th Birthday

by Douglas McCall on 24 June, 2017

Cllrs Derek Eastman, Paul Alexander and I joined the residents of Chartwell Sheltered Housing as they had a party to celebrate Milton Keynes 50th Birthday. #MK50.

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Green Bin Victory

by Douglas McCall on 13 June, 2017

  Following a meeting between the Lib Dem Leader, Cllr Douglas McCall, and the Labour Leader of the Council, Labour announced at the 13th June MK Council Cabinet Meeting that they will not go ahead with the proposed charged of £33pa for collecting garden waste.   The Council Leader made it very clear that they […]

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Tickford Meadow Childre’s Centre

by Douglas McCall on 4 June, 2017

  If you are expecting or recently had a baby why not pop along to the Tickford Meadow Children’s Centre on a Wednesday afternoon? Details on the attached flyer.

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Lib Dems – Education for All

by Douglas McCall on 31 May, 2017

The Lib Dems believe that every young person should get the opportunity to achieve. Therefore, our education system must be properly funded. The Lib Dems were proud to introduce the Pupil Premium when we were in Government. It is our policy to protect school funding in real terms, from the early years right through to […]

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