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Read DAVID HOPPS’ plan for Wetherby in our by-election leaflet

by Wetherby Liberal Democrats on 10 December, 2019

Support David Hopps in the Wetherby by-election for a better environment

by Wetherby Liberal Democrats on 25 November, 2019

David Hopps would take up a councillor role full-time if he won the Wetherby by-election for Leeds City Council on December 12 – and improving our environment would be one of his priorities. He has also committed to working closely with the politically-neutral Boston Spa green group if elected to help turn aspirations into reality. […]

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Wetherby Tories up to dirty tricks again – THE FACTS

by Wetherby Liberal Democrats on 19 November, 2019

Wetherby Tories are up to their dirty tricks again! This time the target is David Hopps, our candidate in the Wetherby by-election. Clearly David has them rattled! David voluntarily stood down from Bramham Parish Council in July because his professional commitments meant time away from home was affecting his attendance at meetings. Instead he committed himself […]

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Wetherby social care issues must be addressed

by Wetherby Liberal Democrats on 15 November, 2019

The Wetherby area finds it harder to attract Carers than many parts of Leeds. As it is an outlying part of the city, hard-pressed Carers coping with ever-increasing demand cannot afford the time or the expense to travel so far. That has caused a Care shortage – and understandable stress for many elderly people. As […]

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Fostering community spirit is priority for Wetherby Lib Dems

by Wetherby Liberal Democrats on 15 November, 2019

The endless Tory monopoly in the Wetherby area has stripped our communities of a chance to debate the decisions that affect our lives. It’s time for change – and that change can come about by electing a Lib Dem councillor on December 12. Handing power back to communities, rather than increasing centralised State power, is […]

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The Lib Dem transport plan for Wetherby and Boston Spa

by Wetherby Liberal Democrats on 15 November, 2019

Lib Dem transport plan for Wetherby and Boston Spa Protect free car parking for the continued prosperity of Wetherby and Boston Spa Improve safety around the York Road flyover in Wetherby Develop a Wetherby park and ride to ease congestion at the Riverside car park Campaign for a fair share of Leeds City Council’s additional […]

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Hopps promises “action not stunts” on environmental crisis

by Wetherby Liberal Democrats on 13 November, 2019

David Hopps has offered to work closely with the politically-neutral Boston Spa Green Group if the Liberal Democrats win the Wetherby ward by-election for Leeds City Council on December 12. David said: “Liberal Democrats at national level and in Leeds have long been warning that we must act on environmental issues – and the urgency […]

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Time to secure future of Wetherby Sports Association

by Wetherby Liberal Democrats on 7 November, 2019

Wetherby High School rebuild is Lib Dem by-election priority

by Wetherby Liberal Democrats on 29 October, 2019

The rebuilding of Wetherby High School was named as the No 1 priority for Wetherby Liberal Democrats as David Hopps launched his campaign ahead of a by-election in the town for Leeds City Council next month. The by-election for the Wetherby Ward will take place on December 12 – also General Election day – after […]

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Lib Dems want answers on Wetherby river sewage fears

by Wetherby Liberal Democrats on 4 October, 2019

Wetherby Liberal Democrats have given their full backing to local environmental campaigners who want an explanation for the raw sewage that they say is being flushed into the River Wharfe on a regular basis. David Hopps called for Yorkshire Water and the Environment Agency to carry an “urgent investigation” into whether the Wetherby Sewage Works […]

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