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4000 Hackney children to miss out on free school meals under the Government’s plan to change eligibility.

The Hackney Liberal Democrats are calling for Diane Abbott and Meg Hillier MPs to strongly oppose plans to change eligibility for free school meals under Universal Credit reforms.The Government wants to introduce a new earnings limit from 1 April 2018, so that any family on Universal Credit earni...

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Lib Dem council group to propose plans to fund a Violence Reduction Unit in Hackney to tackle the rising tide of violent crime in the borough.

The Hackney Liberal Democrats will tonight set out £1.5m plans to fund additonal community policing and a Violence Reduction Unit in Hackney based on the successful initiative that has drastically reduced knife crime and violence in Scotland in amendments to the proposed council budget set to be ...

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Hackney resident who received false Brexit promise from Diane Abbott inspired to stand for Lib Dems in upcoming local elections.

Hackney resident Les Kelly who received a letter from Diane Abbott saying she would argue for the people to have the final say on the Brexit deal, before backtracking and calling the letter “poorly worded”, is standing as a council candidate for the Lib Dems in May’s local elections.

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Lib Dems call on Hackney Council to scrap bulky waste charge saying it will lead to a surge in illegal dumping

Lib Dems have responded to resident's warnings that new Council charges for bulky waste will cause fly-tipping to skyrocket across Hackney.Since September, disposing of unwanted furniture or other large items costs a minimum of £15, with some collections charged as much as £60.National figures fo...

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