The local Liberal Democrats have accused Cheltenham's MP Alex Chalk of hiding after failing to respond to the Sue Gray report. The Liberal Democrats have also branded Conservative MPs defending Boris Johnson as “insulting local people’s sacrifices.”
Elections represent a snapshot of public opinion. Last week, the people of Cheltenham had their say at the Borough Council elections. Cheltenham Liberal Democrats received an emphatic endorsement.
Latest figures show that sewage was dumped into Cheltenham’s watercourses for thousands of hours in 2021.
Data from The Rivers Trust records the following:
The River Chelt, near Charlton Kings
139 times for a total of 2511 hours
The River Chelt at St Peter’s Park
17 times for a total of 2...
The Liberal Democrats have slammed the Spring Statement as a "massive missed opportunity" to help families in Cheltenham.
Cheltenham Borough Council declared a climate emergency in 2019 and is taking action on its pledge to reach net zero carbon dioxide emissions by 2030.