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Preston councillor calls for end to ‘discriminatory’ stop and searches

Councillor John Potter of Cadley ward has called on Lancashire Constabulary to end ‘discriminatory’ stop and searches. This comes after Liberal Democrat MPs put forward a Bill in the House […]

2 years ago
Lib Dem surge causes confusion over who Preston’s ‘political opposition’ now is

The Lib Dems react on securing Cadley ward Pic: Jack Dinsley Preston’s Lib Dem councillors are locked in talks tonight with their Tory counterparts after a surge in support. Liberal Democrats took Cadley, Greyfriars along with Ingol and Cottam to secure […]

3 years ago
Nuisance sales calls banned from swathe of Fulwood

Eastgate is one of the roads covered by the new zone A swathe of Fulwood is now covered by a No Cold Calling zone. Nuisance calls to properties in a number of roads in the area had seen elderly residents feeling […]

6 years ago
Watch call for Cadley Causeway crossing at ‘accident blackspot’

Councillor John Potter Calls for a new pedestrian crossing on a road branded ‘dangerous’ have been stepped up. Cadley Causeway has seen a number of serious accidents in recent years, including a 17-year-old […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fulwood bus service change will ‘put pressure’ on the elderly

Councillor Potter at one of the bus stops for the 43 service A Preston councillor has written to a bus firm about the withdrawal of a service going through part of Fulwood. Cadley is to see the 43 bus service scrapped and […]

6 years ago
Preston City Council budget: Could number of Preston councillors be cut?

Councillor John Potter, left, wants to see the number of councillors reduced, while Cllr Peter Rankin, right, has rubbished his proposal A call for the number of councillors to be culled at Preston City Council has been rebuffed. Liberal Democrats have argued there is a ‘democratic deficit’ on the city council […]

6 years ago
General Election 2015: Liberal Democrats name Preston candidates as Jo Barton and John Potter

Jo Barton contests the Preston seat The Liberal Democrats have unveiled their candidates for two Preston seats in the general election. A councillor from Southport, Jo Barton, has been picked to fight the Preston seat. Preston […]

7 years ago
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