Tory housing plans unfair to renters,' says borough council leader

Cheltenham Lib Dem leader calls for Tory right to buy rethink

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Emulsions run high as Cheltenham Liberal Democrats gloss over election loss

Liberal Democrats in Cheltenham have been brushing aside their election defeat by decorating their new office.

The town’s MP from 2005-15 Martin Horwood was among the well-drilled team lending a hand during a day of DIY action at the weekend.

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Government delays key road improvements

Last year the Department of Transport approved funding to Highways England for fixing the A417 ‘Missing Link’, as part of a £15 billion countrywide road improvement scheme, but it has now been confirmed that a solution will not be delivered before 2021.

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Corbyn victory means Labour not credible opposition

Jeremy Corbyn's victory in the Labour leadership contest today means the party isn't serious about taking on the Tory government, according to Cheltenham's former Lib Dem  MP Martin Horwood.

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Cheltenham Borough Council ready to help refugees

Cheltenham Borough Council is offering its support to efforts to help refugees to Britain.
The Liberal Democrat administration is pledging to do all it can to ensure the town is able to support people displaced by war in the Middle East and Africa.

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Lib Dems slam health budget cuts

The Conservative Government is planning a £1.5m a year cut to Gloucestershire County Council’s public health budget.

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Council move will save taxpayers millions

As the new Conservative Government plans new funding cuts, the Liberal Democrats on Cheltenham Borough Council are working to protect local services by cutting costs.

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Local MP urged to keep hunting ban

Cheltenham's Tory MP has been urged by his predecessor to keep a strong hunting ban in place by voting against the government's amendments to the Hunting Act.

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First Tory Budget hits the young, the sick & public sector workers

Free from the restraining influence of Liberal Democrats in government, the Conservatives have reverted to type and unleashed a Budget that attacks the young, the sick and public sector workers according to Cheltenham's former MP Martin Horwood.

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Conservative Council’s record on road repairs is shocking

Liberal Democrats on Gloucestershire County Council recently received support for a call to monitor more closely the council’s highways contract with Amey.

The County Council has regularly been criticised since Amey took over the road contract. Now, there have been so many complaints from residents that local councillors have had to step in.

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