Lib Dems win Clay Hill By-Election

Lib Dems win Clay Hill By-Election

Last Thursday, the Liberal Democrat candidate for the Newbury Town Council by-election in Clay Hill, Stuart Gourley, won the seat with 40% of the vote.

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Disappointing lack of action on Vagrancy Act

Disappointing lack of action on Vagrancy Act

Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Spokesperson for Newbury, Lee Dillon, has said that the lack of action on the Vagrancy Act, which criminalises homelessness, in the Queen's Speech means that the vulnerable will continue to go punished rather than helped.

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Voter ID "Unnecessary and illiberal" - Lee Dillon

Voter ID

Voter ID "Unnecessary and illiberal" - Lee Dillon

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Tories Cut £300,000 from Pupil Premium in West Berkshire

Tories Cut £300,000 from Pupil Premium in West Berkshire

Schools in West Berkshire are set to lose almost £300,000 in funding for the most disadvantaged pupils in the county following the government's decision to alter the method of calculating Pupil Premium funding.

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Lib Dems Launch Campaign to Save ReadiBus

Lib Dems Launch Campaign to Save ReadiBus

The Liberal Democrats in West Berkshire have launched a campaign to save the local ReadiBus service, following news of its impending closure due to Council cuts.

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Clay Hill By-Election: It's All to Play For

Clay Hill By-Election: It's All to Play For

After speaking with over 1000 residents in just under a month, Lib Dem canvassing data suggests a tight election result between the Lib Dems and the Conservatives in the Clay Hill by-election, with Labour and Greens trailing behind.

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