Tewkesbury Liberal Democrats

Left in the Dark: Tewkesbury Conservatives refuse to back campaign for local electricity suppliers

Left in the Dark: Tewkesbury Conservatives refuse to back campaign for local electricity suppliers

Tewkesbury Borough Council's Overview and Scrutiny Committee refused to show support for the Local Electricity Bill which would allow communities or small businesses to produce and sell electricity without the large overhead costs of large suppliers.

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Cheltenham General's future in the balance: Have your say

Cheltenham General's future in the balance: Have your say

A public consultation on the services provided by Cheltenham General Hospital is now underway and it's time that local residents made their voices heard.

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Lib Dems call for a "level playing field" for small shops over Christmas

Lib Dems call for a

The Tewkesbury Liberal Democrats have today called for a “level playing field” to help small high streets compete with internet giants in the run up to Christmas. The Liberal Democrat fear local shops hit by decreased footfall during the coronavirus pandemic will continue to struggle and have the...

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Tewkesbury MP throws local farmers under the combine

Tewkesbury MP throws local farmers under the combine

The Liberal Democrats have warned Laurence Robertson should “hang his head in shame” for voting against measures to protect high environmental and animal welfare standards.

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Cheltenham A&E still closed, despite growing demand

Cheltenham A&E still closed, despite growing demand

Local NHS bosses are keeping Cheltenham A&E closed. They say it’s only temporary because of staff sickness and other pressures from Covid19, but despite heroic efforts by frontline NHS staff, Gloucester A&E is struggling to cope. It was failing waiting targets every month even before the ...

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Tewkesbury MP votes against helping struggling families

Tewkesbury MP votes against helping struggling families

Tewkesbury MP Laurence Robertson voted not to fund free school meals during school holidays despite fears that unemployment may sky-rocket over the next few weeks. Many families, already living in poverty, have seen their earnings slashed and work dry up due to the impact of the pandemic.

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Tewkesbury Liberal Democrats

The Tewkesbury constituency covers most of Tewkesbury Borough (except the area west of the Severn) and parts of Cheltenham Borough and Gloucester City. Essentially the main centres are Tewkesbury town, Ashchurch and Northway, Bishops Cleeve, Winchcombe, Churchdown, Brockworth, Prestbury, Swindon Village, and Longlevens. Our Parliamentary Spokesperson Alex Hegenbarth is working hard for local residents to hold our current MP to account, and is now the main challenger to take the parliamentary seat.

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