Maidenhead

Lib Dems launch ant-bullying campaign

Lib Dems launch ant-bullying campaign

The Advertiser has highlighted concerns from residents (Viewpoint, 5 May) and staff (“Survey finds low morale among Council staff” and “I’m no bully, says, departing leader”, 5 May) about bullying at RBWM.  We are grateful to the Advertiser for exposing these allegations. The Liberal Democrat Party exists to build a fair, free and open society. […]

Kidwells Play Ground Audit

Kidwells Play Ground Audit

Local Lib Dems have recently carried out an audit of another of Maidenhead’s play grounds – Kidwells Park. A number of issues were found – rust that needs dealing with and the ground in a number of places needs improving. However they also found some potential safety issues which have been passed on to the council to […]

John Howson – Best choice for Police Commissioner

John Howson – Best choice for Police Commissioner

As Police & Crime Commissioner I would: Emphasise improved detection rates – for years Thames Valley did not solve enough crimes; Ensure support for victims of crime is funded and not cut; Protect frontline policing including bobbies on the beat; Work with other agencies to ensure cases are progressed to court as quickly as possible; […]

Audit of Oaken Grove and Punt Hill

Audit of Oaken Grove and Punt Hill

Local Lib Dems have recently carried out an audit of two of Maidenhead’s play grounds – Punt Hill and Oaken Grove. A number of issues were found – rust that needs dealing with and the ground in a number of places needs improving. However they also found some potential safety issues which have been passed […]

Vote for Democracy – Vote for Saghir

Vote for Democracy – Vote for Saghir

Currently the Conservatives hold 54 of the 57 seats in the Royal Borough – this is bad for democracy – good government needs a strong opposition to make sure the Conservatives do not make mistakes. I will work with the only non-Conservative Councillor in Maidenhead, Liberal Democrat Simon Werner, to provide the sensible opposition needed […]

SLOW DOWN - in Pinkneys Green

SLOW DOWN – in Pinkneys Green

Simon Bond, together with our Community Warden, Robert Noble, and a group of local residents recently conducted a Speedwatch exercise in St Marks Crescent. Simon Bond said “Most of us drive sensibly. However, during our short session over ten people exceeded the 30mph speed limit, a few doing 40mph or more.” “Even driving at just […]