Reduced flow of water to the Eastern District lake system is on course to cause a serious health hazard for people living near by, according to a report commissioned by Southfields Residents Association. The reduced flow means pollution entering the area from industrial activity is no longer being diluted and washed away.Read more
Campaigners fighting to save the Delapre Abbey tea-rooms from the Conservative Borough Council say they are "Blown away" by the support from the community, with their petition gaining over 600 signatures in less than a day.Read more
Lib Dems in Delapre and Briar Hill have launched a campaign to save the tea-rooms in the walled Garden in Delapre Abbey.Read more
Liberal Democrats have repeated calls for a trio of unitary authorities to replace the inefficient and ineffective County and District Councils across Northamptonshire.Read more
Despite almost a third of the County's population living in Northampton, figures unveiled by the Liberal Democrats today show just 9% of Northamptonshire's road budget was spent in the County town last year.
Lib Dems have reacted furiously today to the Conservative leaders of Northamptonshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire announcing plans to form a "combined authority" for the three counties.Read more
The Liberal Democrats are calling for an in depth and independent investigation into the advantages of replacing Northamptonshire's 8 local Councils with 3 unitary authorities, after initial research suggests enormous potential for saving the tax payer money while improving services.Read more