Labour don’t respect Hull’s heritage‏

Labour councillors have been accused of having a lack of respect for Hull’s heritage by opposition Lib Dem councillors.

The accusation comes after the Council moved diggers onto a site at the Marina and started to rip out the historic railways and cobble stones.

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Councillors call in Police Commissioner for questioning

Hull’s Lib Dem councillors have requested that Humberside’s Police Commissioner attend a meeting of councillors later in the month.

They have called for the Police Commissioner, Matthew Grove, to attend and explain why Humberside is performing worse than other forces.

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Opposition Lib Dem councillors are concerned that plans to fluoridate Hull's water are back on the agenda.

Labour’s plan to compulsorily medicate the population met with outright hostility from large chunks of the public.

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Tax credit changes will hurt families in Hull and Hessle- Councillor Claire Thomas

19,300 families in Hull and Hessle will lose out under Conservative plans to cut tax credits.

Figures produced by the House of Commons Library show over three million low-income working families currently in receipt of tax credits will see their entitlement reduced, as part of the Government’s proposals.

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Opposition councillors speak out about Labour cuts

Opposition Lib Dem councillors have today expressed alarm at the cuts senior Labour councillors look set to make.

The scale of Labour’s £7million cuts programme was exposed at a meeting of finance scrutiny councillors today (23rd October).  The Lib Dem group have accused the Labour group of hypocrisy after revealing plans to u-turn on a commitment not to charge charities to get rid of waste.

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