Lib Dem Ed Davey cuts first turf at new Siemens factory in Hull

Lib Dem Ed Davey cuts first turf at new Siemens factory in Hull

Local Lib Dems have welcomed Energy Secretary Ed Davey to Hull as he cut the first turf on Alexandra Dock – kick-starting the new factory that Siemens are building on the site.

Hull Lib Dems welcome Ed Davey to Hull

Campaigners hit out at Labour's library cuts

Campaigners for Hull's libraries have reacted angrily to plans that will see library services across the city reduced significantly. A report going to the Council's cabinet this month recommends significant cuts to library opening hours. These include closing Central Library for two half days du...

Campaigners hit out at Labour's library cuts

Hessle Lib Dems on Town Council tax freeze

Lib Dems on Hessle Town Council have frozen Council tax this year. At a time when every penny counts, we know it's a priority for people in Hessle to keep bills low.

Hessle Lib Dems on Town Council tax freeze

Residents Let Down by Council's bin service over the New Year

Local Lib Dems are raising concerns with the Council about problems with bin collections over the Christmas and New Year period. Many people did not have their brown bins collected on their rearranged day or the Saturday after the New Year bank holiday, and the Council are not arranging missed c...

Residents Let Down by Council's bin service over the New Year

Lib Dems on Hull City Council call for Council Tax Freeze

Lib Dem councillors are calling for Hull’s Council Tax to be frozen in 2015-16, amid fears the Labour administration want to put it up again. Next year the government has pledged funding to help councils freeze Council Tax.  

Lib Dems on Hull City Council call for Council Tax Freeze

Petition Launched for New Zebra Crossing on Hessle Road

Maria Coward, Cllr Claire Thomas and the Pickering Ward Lib Dems have launched a petition calling for a zebra crossing for Hessle Rd, near the Police Station.

Petition Launched for New Zebra Crossing on Hessle Road

Lib Dems condemn £240,000 consultant spend and services cuts

8th January 2015 Lib Dem councillors have condemned the decision by the Labour administration to spend another £240,000 on consultants. At a meeting of Council next Thursday Lib Dem councillors will condemn the £240,000 spend and call for further cuts to libraries and Customer Service Centres t...

Lib Dems condemn £240,000 consultant spend and services cuts

Huge Success for “Bring Our Your Rubbish” scheme as Beverley ward residents get rid of 200 tonnes of waste

A series of “Bring Out Your Rubbish” days in northern Hull have been hailed as a huge success by local residents and ward councillors. Beverley Ward councillors Dave McCobb and Karen Mathieson secured council funding for a series of events held over the course of ten weeks between September and ...

Huge Success for “Bring Our Your Rubbish” scheme as Beverley ward residents get rid of 200 tonnes of waste

Claire Thomas

Prospective MP for West Hull and Hessle Councillor Claire Thomas. Claire is a long term resident of Hull who is active in her local community. Claire has been involved in many local campaigns, such as the campaigns to save Anlaby Park Library, the campaign for improvements to Gower Park, and campaign against car parking charges in Hessle. Read more