John Whitehouse

Retired County Councillor for Kenilworth Abbey Division Learn more

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Concessionary Travel For Young People

by John Whitehouse on 9 February, 2008

Last year the Liberal Democrat group on the County Council won all-party support for a motion backing the importance of concessionary travel schemes for young people and urging action at national and local level. I have been asked to chair an all-party¬†panel of councillors to review this subject in depth, and to report our recommendations […]

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Budget Day Surprises!

by John Whitehouse on 5 February, 2008

Well, the County Council has today agreed¬†its budget for 2008/09, but not without a few surprises along the way! For reasons only known to themselves, the Labour group chose not to release its proposals until 25 minutes before the start of the budget debate! This forced an unnecessary first adjournment to give time to take […]

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Constituency Executive

by John Whitehouse on 25 January, 2008

The Executive of the local Liberal Democrat party (covering the new constituency of Kenilworth & Southam) held its first meeting of 2008 last night. Our prospective parliamentary candidate Nigel Rock was there. The new constituency is an amalgam of parts of Warwick district, Stratford district and Rugby borough, and is mostly rural. For Kenilworth voters […]

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