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HELAA Use your voice

Wash Common

3

February 2020
West Berkshire HELAA Out This is a very important piece of public information to review! It shows where new land for development is being considered. HELAA stands for Housing and Economic …

Happy New Year 2020

World Wide

1

January 2020
Happy New Year Wash Common Just to wish everyone a happy new year. Don't forget you can contact me at any time via the form or using adrian.abbs1@westberks.gov.uk

Tackling Climate Change

World Wide

30

September 2019
Lib Dem Tackling Climate Change The Lib Dems are the first to provide a detailed and realistic plan to get the UK to carbon zero whilst influencing the rest of world to the same end game. It's not …

Environmental Impact Label

West Berkshire

5

September 2019
Environmental Impact Label Proposal Understanding the impact on what you buy on the environment can help the UK influencve the world and how it produces goods. I'm proposing that the UK introduces a …

Coffee Bonanza Update

West Berkshire

2

September 2019
COFFEE SAVINGS! Update I've added in another 4 Independant coffee shops in Newbury to the 5 that were in the original. The independants seem to focus on the enviromental side of one use cups as well …

SMATE-4Biz Save Money and The Enviroment

West Berkshire

22

August 2019
SMATE-4Biz. Save Money and The Environment the business edition. To help West Berkshire business as a whole get started I've bought together some information on various ways business can save  …

West Berkshire DeFibs

West Berkshire

8

August 2019
West Berkshire DeFibs. As a Trustee of Stroke Care Newbury & West Berkshire I'm aware of how life changing this event can be. I'm also well aware of how important it is to have access to a Defib …

Free Tap Water Survey

West Berkshire

29

July 2019
And Now the Good News! Having just surveyed 14 cafes in the centre of Newbury its really great news. Every single place I asked confirmed that Free Tap Water was available and that anyone can pop in …

Save Money and The Enviroment

West Berkshire

19

July 2019
SMATE. Save Money and The Environment. To help West Berkshire as a whole get started I've bought together some information on various ways we can all save ourselves money whilst saving the …

Climate Change Principles

West Berkshire

2

July 2019
Climate Change Principles. I was asked to be the shadow spokesperson for climate change and wanted to share what I believe to be the guiding principles against which idea's, solutions and strategies …

Action and Appointments

West Berkshire

5

June 2019
We are off and running. It's been a month since the election results and I'm pleased to say myself and my Liberal Democrat colleagues are up and running having done all the required induction …

Thanks for Your votes

Wash Common

7

May 2019
A big thanks to the 1830 people who voted for me.. I'll be doing my very best to represent the wishes of the voters of Wash Common. You can contact me using adrian.abbs1@westberks.gov.uk and I'll …

Having 20mph and idle-free zones outside schools to improve safety and air quality.

West Berkshire

23

April 2019
Having 20mph and idle-free zones outside schools to improve safety and air quality. Anyone on the Andover road knows there's an issue with speeding outside of the schools. That's why I and the Lib …

Flawed LRIE project

Newbury

11

April 2019
£500,000 of taxpayers' money in flawed LRIE project. For some years West Berks Council has been trying to regenerate Newbury’s London Road Industrial Estate (LRIE) and this month the …

Can You Help Us?

Wash Common Ward

2

April 2019
Can you help us? As your Liberal Democrat candidates for the upcoming local council elections (May 2nd). Adrian Abbs & Tony Vickers need to ensure we get the message to as many people in …

Unlit Footpaths

Wash Common Ward

12

March 2019
As your Liberal Democrat candidates for the upcoming local council elections (May 2nd). Tony Vickers and myself would love your feedback on installing solar powered motion sensitive lighting using …

Scrap the Green Bin Tax

West Berkshire

19

February 2019
I’m totally against the Green Bin Tax. I really don’t see the sense in introducing green bins to encourage us to separate our waste and then slapping an aggressive charge on its use. The …

Speeding on the Andover Road

Wash Common Ward

4

February 2019
Whilst canvasing over the weekend it became very clear why residents are asking for the speed limit on the Andover road to be reduced to 30mph.If elected I will be pushing for this change on your …

Deciding to run for the Wash Common Ward

Wash Common Ward

11

December 2018
I first joined Greenham Parish Council early in 2018 and it's become clear that there is a need for fresh thinking on the District council level given what appears to be some very poor decision …