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Theresa May must turn up to the TV debate

by michaelwyatt on 31 May, 2017

Theresa May called this election, but now won’t even turn up to debate the issues. I think her illusiveness, just like her policies, demonstrates her utter lack of regard for the British people. She’s clearly terrified of having to defend the cruel and heartless policies in the Conservative manifesto, 20 of which she’s said she’ll […]

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Over 18,000 schoolchildren in Leicestershire will lose out on free lunches, under plans announced in the Conservative manifesto. Free school lunches for pupils from reception to Year 2 were introduced by the Liberal Democrats in government, but Theresa May now plans to scrap them. The changes would cost families an average extra £480 a year […]

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Are you backing Tim?

by michaelwyatt on 18 May, 2017

  Are you backing Tim Farron in tonight’s first Leaders debate? Sign-up to show your support:  http://www.libdems.org.uk/with-tim?splash=1

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The Liberal Democrats will launch their manifesto for a brighter future on Wednesday. Change Britain’s Future is a plan for a fairer Britain where people are decent to each other, with good schools and hospitals, a clean environment and an innovative economy. Nothing is more important to our children’s future than Brexit. A bad Brexit […]

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The Liberal Democrats will introduce an additional month of paid parental leave especially for fathers to encourage greater sharing of parental responsibilities. The policy will build on our transformational achievement of introducing Shared Parental Leave in order to ensure that new parents can make the decisions which work best for their family. Jo Swinson, who […]

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Greenhill Farm appeal gives permission to Gladman.

by michaelwyatt on 5 January, 2016

Cllr Michael Wyatt has received the decision today from the planning inspector concerning the application for 180 houses on the Greenhill farm site off Greenhill Road. Permission as been granted to the developer. Cllr Michael Wyatt said, “I’m absolutely gutted that the planning inspector as allowed this development to go through. Obviously local councils and local residents […]

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Help stop Rushton’s Fire Cuts to Coalville fire Station

by michaelwyatt on 30 September, 2015

SAVE LEICESTERSHIRE FIRE SERVICE CAMPAIGN At the meeting of the Combined Fire Authority in Leicestershire, the Conservative and most of the Labour members voted together to begin consultation on a severe package of cuts to the service. The Fire Brigade Union have warned that the proposals could have serious implications on the ability of the […]

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Tories do u-turn over grass cutting review

by michaelwyatt on 30 September, 2015

The Liberal Democrats have welcomed the grass cutting u-turn from the Tories, but blasted the Tories for not listening sooner. Cllr Michael Wyatt said: “Months ago we called for the Tories to review the grass cutting service. There was huge public concern, and doing shoddy work then paying extra to re-do it obviously wasn’t an […]

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Wyatt gets grass cutting investigation.

by michaelwyatt on 10 June, 2015

Local Councillor Michael Wyatt has raised local grass cutting issues with senior officers at Leicestershire County Council who have agreed to investigate. There have been dozens of complaints with the level of service, especially in the Greenhill, Castle Rock and Whitwick area. Discussions with officers have revealed that the majority of complaints have come from residents in […]

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Lesley Bowler has been elected by 223 votes for the Whitwick Parish Ward of Broom Leys at the elections on May 7th. Cllr Lesley Bowler said, “I am extremely honoured that the local people of Broom Leys have decided to elect me as their local Councillor. I will as ever make sure you are kept […]

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