We love EU citizens

On Valentine’s Day Liberal Democrats delivered cards to EU citizens in the town telling them how much they are appreciated

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Housing money came despite lack of support from Tory MP

Reacting to the news that Cheltenham Borough Council has secured £3million to bring forward a development of much-needed homes in Portland Street, Cllr Andrew McKinlay, cabinet member for development and safety, said: “This is great news for Cheltenham.

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£3m funding success for Portland Street

It has just been confirmed that the Liberal Democrat Borough Council has been successful in securing £3m of funding for the Portland Street scheme from the government. This scheme will deliver 40% affordable housing.

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Tories have questions to answer over health bosses’ attendance at fundraiser

Liberal Democrat parliamentary candidate for Cheltenham Max Wilkinson says questions must be answered after it emerged that two Gloucestershire NHS bosses paid to attend a Conservative party fundraising event.

In a letter to Max, Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust chief exec Deborah Lee and chair Peter Lachecki confirmed that they paid £50-a-head to attend a Tory party dinner with Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt in November.

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Unacceptable ambulance delays in Gloucestershire so far this winter

Sixty eight patients in Gloucestershire have faced waits of half-an-hour or more in ambulances outside A&E so far this winter, Liberal Democrat analysis has revealed. Of these, 11 faced waits of over an hour.

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Police in Gloucestershire are facing £1m real-terms cut

Police in Gloucestershire are facing real-terms cut of £1.05m next year, the Liberal Democrats have revealed.

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Cheltenham Lib Dems select new Parliamentary candidate

Cheltenham Liberal Democrat members have tonight selected Max Wilkinson as their candidate to take on Alex Chalk and the Conservatives at the next General Election.

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Petition launched to stop police cuts

Gloucestershire's Liberal Democrats have started a campaign calling for the Home Secretary to stop the cuts to the county’s police force and properly fund it.

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Just tell us the truth

Liberal Democrats are calling on Cheltenham’s Member of Parliament Alex Chalk to urge his government to publish the 50 studies commissioned on the impact of Brexit that have been kept from Parliament and the public.

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Have your say on Cheltenham speed limits

Cheltenham’s residents, businesses and visitors are being asked for their views on proposals to reduce vehicle speeds in residential roads and the town centre to 20 mph.

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Stop downgrading our hospital

LIBERAL DEMOCRATS have once again raised concerns over the future of Cheltenham hospital as a new NHS pilot will see patients moved to Gloucester

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Lib Dem plan to help young people with housing

Cheltenham Liberal Democrats are showing they’re committed to providing housing for young people in the town.

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New BMX track in Leckhampton

Huge congratulations to Councillor Iain Dobie who on Saturday 7th October opened the new BMX Pump Track at the Burrow's Field in Leckhampton. His work with local parents has delivered a first class facility. Another brilliant Lib Dem success story!

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Just warm words on housing from Theresa May

Liberal Democrats are calling on the government to reform their ‘Right to Buy ‘scheme and ensure all affordable homes that are sold are replaced.

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Labour do not stand for anyone on Europe

Labour have avoided debating any issues related to Brexit at their conference in Brighton.

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Tory MP’s parking petition is ‘total hypocrisy’

Cheltenham Liberal Democrats have accused the town’s Tory MP of dishonesty and hypocrisy over the content of his current parking petition.

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Cheltenham’s bicycle revolution

You don’t have to be a cyclist to take part in Cheltenham’s bicycle revolution.

Cheltenham Lib Dem councillor Max Wilkinson talks about getting involved in cycling and the benefits it can bring.

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Lib Dems ensure Cheltenham’s voice is heard at Brexit negotiating table

The European Parliament's chief negotiator has assured Cheltenham Borough Council that the town's voice is being heard in the Brexit debate.

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New Lib Dem leader Vince Cable

 New Lib Dem leader Vince Cable will lead the fight to change the direction of Britain


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New campaign launched to clean Cheltenham's air

  • Clean Air Cheltenham aims to cut pollution in the town.
  • The group will work with local people and councils to influence decision makers.
  • Launch follows report showing air poor quality around schools.
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