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The Lib Dem plan for A Greener Wetherby

by Wetherby Liberal Democrats on 10 March, 2019

  The Wetherby Liberal Democrats plan to make Wetherby greener. Support Lib Dem candidate David Hopps in the Leeds City Council elections on May 2 and join our campaign to begin to make this happen: Work with shops to reduce reliance on single-use plastic and disposable cups. Promote free tap water using the Find Your […]

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Flytipping charges lead to dirty Leeds

by Wetherby Liberal Democrats on 11 February, 2019

Leeds is officially the worst place in the country for flytipping. And Wetherby Liberal Democrats say that is proof enough that it’s time for the Labour Council to say they got it wrong and repeal the DIY Tax charges at recycling centres in the city. There is no excuse for the socially irresponsible behaviour of […]

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Wetherby abuzz at Lib Dems’ bee plan

by Wetherby Liberal Democrats on 25 January, 2019

  WETHERBY Lib Dems reckon that the town should follow the example of Amsterdam to help protect the environment. And before anybody becomes too concerned that does not mean a network of canals driven through the town. Amsterdam has increased bee population in the city by 40% in 10 years by planting bee-attracting flowers in […]

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Wetherby weir solution must enhance the town

by Wetherby Liberal Democrats on 4 January, 2019

The sight of ugly protective fencing surrounding Wetherby Weir was a blight on the town for much of the summer of 2018. Those swimming by the weir on a long, hot summer were clearly in danger and temporary measures had to be taken for everyone’s protection. But now a permanent solution must be found that […]

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