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Lib Dems challenge Wokingham Conservative cuts to services for our young people

Wokingham Borough’s Conservatives have voted through cuts to Youth Services and Children’s centres. Liberal Democrat councillors are so concerned about the basis, justification and impact of these Conservative cuts that they have called in the decision. Lib Dem councillor Lindsay Ferris (Twyford ward) said “How can this be the right thing for the Borough’s youth […]

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Wokingham Tories sneak through change to allow housing around Carnival Pool site

The Liberal Democrat Opposition Group on Wokingham Borough Council is outraged to discover that the Conservatives have sneaked through an amendment to their planning policy for Wokingham town centre that would allow them to build houses around the site of Carnival Pool. The Carnival Pool area is included in the masterplan for the town centre […]

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Wokingham Tories pay themselves more, while cutting Youth and Children’s Services

Last night there was utter disbelief from the Lib Dems as the Tories showed that we are definitely NOT all in it together by putting themselves first and the Borough’s young people second. The Council received a report from the independent panel that looks at councillors pay. The panel recommended no increases this year. The […]

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