Amazing Foodbank Success in Barnsbury


This weekend the Islington Lib Dems were overwhelmed by the generosity of residents as they collected donations for our local foodbank. 

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Lib Dems Campaign to Save the 277 Bus


Liberal Democrat Mayoral Candidate Caroline Pidgeon joined local residents and London’s TravelWatch in criticising TFL plans to cancel the 277 bus service from Dalston to Highbury Corner. The 277 route, which currently runs through Hackney on its way between Leamouth, in Tower Hamlets to Highbury Corner, may in the future have to terminate at Dalston Junction following the proposed redesign of Highbury Corner.

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Homelessness will rocket due to Tory Housing Bill


A new Damning report shows homelessness will rocket due to Tory housing bill.

An LGA report released today shows that councils fear that the Conservative housing bill will see a sell off of homes that will not be replaced and a rocketing of homelessness in communities across Britain.

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Tory attack on low income working families will be first big battle of 2016


The Liberal Democrats have fired a challenge to Conservative and Labour backbenchers to join with the party in its attempt to stop cuts to Universal Credit. Working families could lose more than £1,000 a year when the changes for new claimants come into force in April.

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Action not rhetoric needed to tackle the scourge of knife crime across Islington & London


A murder investigation has been launched after a 17-year-old boy was stabbed to death in Holloway.

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Another Data Disaster


"Another data disaster' at Islington Council after third major data breach in four years.

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Highbury Sorting Office Set To Close


Highbury residents are alarmed at the Royal Mail’s plans to close the Highbury sorting office in Hamilton Park, N5. The news which was broken to staff late last week, will see services moved to the Royal Mails site in North Road, N7.

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What a load of Rubbish


Islington’s Labour-run council had 22,000 complaints about fly-tipping, littering and missed waste collections in just 3 years local Liberal Democrats have revealed.

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No Complaints Data To Back Up Council Parking Plans


A investigation by Islington Liberal Democrats has revealed that the Council receives less than two complaints a week about Parking in the borough, and most of these are about the incorrect issuing of parking tickets, not about the provision of parking spaces, nor about the hours of operation of parking zones.

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If The Night Tube Is Delayed, So Must The Changes To Night Buses


Cuts in the frequency of 17 weekend Night Bus services must now be put on hold if the Night Tube service does not commence from the 12th September. This is the clear message that has been sent to the Mayor by Liberal Democrats headed by Caroline Pidgeon AM, Leader of the Liberal Democrat London Assembly Group and former Islington Liberal Democrat  Council Leader Terry Stacy.

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