Daisy Cooper vows to continue fight against ‘monstrous’ rail freight depot

Daisy Cooper, the Liberal Democrat MP for St Albans, has moved swiftly to secure a debate in the House of Commons on the planned Park Street rail freight terminal on the first day parliament resumes after the summer recess.  She will use the debate to warn the Government and fellow MPs of the hug...

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Petition demands inquiry into deaths from Covid-19 in Herts care homes

Petition demands inquiry into deaths from Covid-19 in Herts care homes

A petition calling for an independent inquiry into why Hertfordshire care homes suffered one of the highest death tolls from Covid-19 in the country is being mounted by Herts Lib Dems. Concerned members of the public are being urged to sign the petition that calls on Hertfordshire County Council ...

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Help fight climate change and boost biodiversity – the ‘wilding’ way

Help fight climate change and boost biodiversity – the ‘wilding’ way

A series of ‘wilding’ trials are under way to transform parks and public green spaces across the district. The aim – to rescue and restore our priceless natural heritage damaged by decades of intensive management. And the message to St Albans residents is – if you want to help fight climate chang...

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‘Inside Out St Albans’ aims to support local businesses as lockdown eases

‘Inside Out St Albans’ aims to support local businesses as lockdown eases

Continental-style mini-markets, retailers able to trade outside their shop front and streets lined with open-air cafes and restaurants are envisaged under a scheme to help lift St Albans out of lockdown. “The aim is to help support businesses forced to close under lockdown by working with them to...

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London Colney Lib Dems in call to drop Morris Way development

Liberal Democrats in London Colney have called for the Caledon Estate to withdraw the application for a development of up to 30 dwellings on land alongside the village’s Morris Way playing field. The call follows the finding that in 1992 the landowner made a formal, written commitment to the dist...

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MP and council leader press for e-scooter trial to include St Albans

MP and council leader press for e-scooter trial to include St Albans

Two leading Liberal Democrats are urging the Government to include St Albans in a fast-track trial of eco-friendly ‘e-scooters’ to help create more space on public transport during the Covid-19 pandemic. In a joint letter to the transport secretary, Daisy Cooper, the MP for St Albans, and Chris W...

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