Such a positive obituary of Roger Heape - a great @WinLD supporter. I know @jackielibdem and I greatly valued Roger's support at General Elections. Much missed. // "Trade pays tribute to industry stalwart Roger Heape | Travel Weekly" travelweekly.co.uk/news/touri…
The last declaration in the UK? And it's a Lib Dem gain... 🙂 twitter.com/WinchesterCity…
A big thank you to the voters of Winchester Westgate for re-electing me as their County Councillor for the next 4 years. A particular thank you for the 1,245 vote majority! 🙂
Boris Johnson absolutely doesn't get it. The barrier between home & work has got smaller and many people are working much longer hours. Work is changing & will change more. We have to find *new* models for our cities to thrive. And we can't let up on COVID theguardian.com/world/2021/ma… pic.twitter.com/5zLd3Q7uNV
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Conservative plans for ‘right to buy’ are bonkers and will mean we lose a large proportion of council housing in Winchester.
The Conservatives have announced plans to force councils to sell off the most expensive 210,000 council houses and use the money to pay for a national programme of ‘right to buy’ for housing associations right across the country. For Winchester this …
Several people have emailed me asking questions about Winchester’s support for homeless people during the recent cold weather. I’ve checked with the council’s Housing Options and Support Manager, Steve Tong, and he’s confirmed that the council is currently taking the following actions:
Last week, I proposed a motion putting forward a new housing policy for the Liberal Democrats. Reassuringly, the motion was carried overwhelmingly! This is what I said:
In 2009/10, we were lucky that, here in Winchester, we had a Mayor who cared passionately about homelessness and raised a large amount to support local homelessness charities.
Liberal Democrat Prospective MP, Martin Tod, has backed residents of Danemark Court wanting action on heating.