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

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

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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Lee Dillon Urges Local MP to Vote Against Policing Bill

Lee Dillon, Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Spokesperson for Newbury, has written to Newbury MP Laura Farris urging her to vote against the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill, which would place draconian restrictions on peaceful protest.

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Removal of democratic rights led to walk out at West Berks Council meeting

Liberal Democrat Councillors at West Berks Council walked out of the Full Council meeting on Tuesday 2nd March 2021 when their democratic right to speak was removed by the Conservative administration.

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