Supporting Young People

With the cuts in funding for the youth service in Pinkneys Green cutting deep, Simon Werner and Kathy Newbound have donated their ward councillor budget of £750 each for community projects to a number of schemes to help young people. They have donated to Pinkneys Green Cricket Club to help them fund their successful youth […]

Flood Alerts for Maidenhead

The Environment Agency has issued a flood alert for Maidenhead.  This means ‘be prepared, flooding is possible’. It will be escalated to a flood warning if property flooding is expected. This adds to the alert for groundwater flooding in East Maidenhead and several local alerts and warnings across the borough.  For the latest update see […]

Preparing for Snow

With Winter on its way and cold and snow threatening – it is important to make sure your car is prepared. Simon Werner said, “Obviously it is better to not drive at all in the snow – but there is always a chance it will be nessasary so take action now. Here are a few […]

What do our Parish Councillors do for us?

Cookham Parish and LibDem Councillor Mike Barnes explains the role of the Parish Council in village life. Councillors hold a full council meeting every month at the Parish Office in High Road, Cookham. Councillors also sit on separate committees covering Planning (every fortnight), Finance, Adoptive Acts, Footpaths and Open Spaces and the Flood Committee. Planning […]

Lib Dem Tradition of Christmas Free Parking Continues

The tradition started by the Liberal Democrats of offering free Christmas parking to help boost Maidenhead and Windsor town centres, has continued into another year. Free Saturday parking in Maidenhead In Maidenhead there will be free parking in council car parks every Saturday from 23 November (the date of the traditional switch-on of the Christmas […]

Calling Time on Winter Crime

“Burglars often take advantage of the nights getting darker earlier” Says Simon Werner, “Especially as the clocks go back at the end of October. Here are some hints and tips to keep the burglars at bay:” – Lock all doors and windows securely before you go out or to bed. If you have a UPVC […]