Bolton Liberal Democrats Blog
Aug 23, 2015, 11:25 PM
After her re-election, Carole Swarbrick was inaugurated as the Mayor of Bolton for 2015/16. This was supported by all parties and showed the respect in which she is held across the Council.
Aug 23, 2015, 11:20 PM
First Manchester have confirmed that, subject to approval by the Traffic Commissioner, the 519/520 buses could begin to travel back into Bolton Town Centre via the previous 571/572 Trinity street route within a matter of weeks.
Aug 23, 2015, 11:09 PM
A new timetable is being introduced for the 544 bus route. Pensioners wrote to Liberal Democrat campaigner Eric Hyde to ask if the bus route could be retimed by 20 minutes to allow their passes to be used in Little Lever. An improved service with better intervals between buses will now also come into affect for Darcy Lever residents. Eric is pleased to announce that since July the new service leaves from 9.25am at the junction of Redcar Road and Church Street.
May 4, 2015, 12:59 PM
Feb 3, 2015, 1:25 PM
Eric Hyde is one of the Liberal Democrats’ most active campaigners in the area. He has been working hard to make the Little Lever and Darcy Lever ward a better place for local residents
Jan 29, 2015, 1:28 PM
Liberal Democrat Justice Minister Simon Hughes has warned that introducing a Snoopers’ Charter is a step too far in tackling terrorism.
Jan 24, 2015, 1:32 PM
Deputy Prime Minister and Liberal Democrat Leader Nick Clegg has written to David Cameron informing him of plans to press ahead with the general election debates even if the Prime Minister refuses to take part.
Dec 21, 2014, 1:40 PM
Do you want mental health services to get a fair deal in our NHS? People suffering from mental ill health have been let down by the NHS for decades. One in four of us who suffer from a mental illness in our lifetime, but there is an institutional bias against mental health, and it always been that way. Just £1 out of every £9 is spent on treating mental illnesses.