Category Archives: Environment

How big is your bag?

Woodley and Whitegates Lib Dems have discovered that the blue bags being distributed by Wokingham Borough Council as part of their controversial new waste contract are all different sizes. Until Lib Dems pointed this out to the council they had no idea that they were delivering different sized bags.  The Conservative controlled borough council are […]

Posted in Environment | Comments Off on How big is your bag?

Incentive Scheme with no incentives

Lib Dems have discovered a major failing in the Conservatives’ proposed recycling rewards scheme for Wokingham Borough – which means that those who recycle the most may not get the most rewards. Initially the Lib Dems were delighted when the Tories did a U-turn and decided to introduce an incentive scheme for recycling, especially as they […]

Posted in Environment | Comments Off on Incentive Scheme with no incentives

Lib Dems push for fairer Green Waste Scheme

At the Wokingham Borough Council meeting on 19th January, Lib Dem Cllr Sue Smith called on the Conservatives to make their Green Waste Scheme fairer by reducing the proposed charges, especially for people on the lowest incomes. The Council’s current garden waste collection is free. The Conservatives have announced that from April they will charge […]

Posted in Environment | Comments Off on Lib Dems push for fairer Green Waste Scheme

Published by Woodley & Whitegates Liberal Democrats, 26 Farriers Close Woodley, Reading RG5 3DD.

Woodley & Whitegates Liberal Democrats is powered by WordPress using the Lib Dem Aqua theme.