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Council announces Virgin Care to run community health services

B&NES Council and the local Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) have announced that Virgin Care has been selected as their preferred bidder to coordinate over 200 health and care services in people’s homes and communities.

Local Lib Dem Ray Love elected to Peasedown St John Parish Council

North East Somerset Liberal Democrats were celebrating last night, when local School Governor Ray Love, was elected to Peasedown St John Parish Council.

Last chance to have your say on devolution and ‘Metro Mayor’

The next few days are B&NES residents’ last chance to have their say on the government’s proposed Devolution Deal and ‘Metro Mayor’.

Letter: Should Remain campaigners give up?

This letter, from Councillor Dine Romero, was originally published in The Bath Chronicle on 11 August 2016.

Ray Love for Peasedown Parish council

Ray Love, a Writhlington Governor and volunteer at Peasedown Methodist Church is standing for election to Peasedown Parish Council in a by election on Monday the 15th of August. Ray, who has lived in the village for three years has extended family in Peasedown and has come to be close to them.

Why no pilot for fortnightly waste collections?

Liberal Democrats on B&NES Council are raising concerns that the move to fortnightly residual waste collections, to be introduced next year by the Conservative administration, will happen with no consultation and no pilot scheme.

Positive meeting on future of Bath Community Academy

Lib Dem Councillors from South West Bath have met with the Chief Executive of the Cabot Learning Federation, the Academy Chain which sponsors Bath Community Academy, to discuss the future of the school.

Statement to scrutiny on park and ride - Alison Millar

The following statement was made by Councillor Alison Millar to the Communities, Transport and Environment scrutiny panel of B&NES Council on 25 July 2016. It refers to the responses received by the panel from Cabinet members regarding the recommendations adopted by the panel following an inquiry day into East of Bath Integrated Transport Solutions.

Keep a school at Bath Community Academy site

Lib Dems in Bath have reacted with anger and disappointment to the plans to close Bath Community Academy (BCA) and are calling action to ensure the continuation of secondary provision on the Rush Hill site.

Lib Dems select local businessman Jay Risbridger to fight for Bath

Jay Risbridger has been selected as the Liberal Democrat prospective parliamentary candidate for Bath. The Liberal Democrats are now ready to fight a snap general election.