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Welcome to Chiltern Liberal Democrats

Here you will find news from the Liberal Democrats who represent the residents of the Chiltern District. Chiltern District is drawn from four local areas: Chesham, Amersham, The Chalfonts and Great Missenden / Prestwood.

There are currently two Liberal Democrat Councillors on Chiltern District Council, as well as two on Chesham Town Council and one on Little Chalfont Parish Council.

Recent updates

  • Article: May 2, 2017
    By Walid Marzouk

    Conservative-led Bucks County Council operates a broken tendering system that must be fixed, to cut costs and not services.

    The Liberal Democrats are in favour of using the private sector and subcontracting where it works well for the public purse, while for the Conservative government, it is a political dogma regardless. Unfortunately, Conservative councillors have to toe the line, ending up cutting services and not cost.

  • Peter Jones
    Article: Apr 28, 2017
    By Chiltern Liberal Democrats
    Chiltern Liberal Democrats have asked Peter Jones to be their candidate for the snap general election that will be held on 8 June.
    Peter is the Liberal Democrat group leader on Chiltern District Council. He has served on the council since 1991 for Chartridge, and since 2003 for Ballinger, South Heath and Chartridge after the CDC boundaries were redrawn. Having previously fought general elections in Milton Keynes and in Aylesbury, Peter is delighted to be given the opportunity to represent the area where he lives.
  • Article: Apr 25, 2017

    Chesham Liberal Democrat town councillor Mohammad Fayyaz - who is also candidate for the Chiltern Ridges seat on 4 May - has raised the issue of broken, half broken, taped up and rusty lamp posts in the town. The full story can be seen in the Bucks Examiner .

  • Plan for Europe
    Article: Apr 24, 2017
    By Chiltern Liberal Democrats

    The Government's drive for a 'Hard Brexit' is likely to be the major issue of the General Election.

    The Liberal Democrats remain a proudly pro-European party. Following the referendum, we are setting out clear answers to some of the big questions and what we think should happen next.

    You can read about our Plan on the party's national website here

  • 100,000 members
    Article: Apr 24, 2017

    Since the General Election was called the Liberal Democrats have become the country's fastest growing political party. On the day Mrs May made her announcement 5,000 people joined us and the flow has continued.

    Here in the Chiltern area of Buckinghamshire our membership has tripled since 2014.

    If you think like us, join us. You can do this on the party's national website here

  • Mohammad Fayyaz with Peter Jones
    Article: Apr 24, 2017
    By Chiltern Liberal Democrats

    Chiltern District councillor Peter Jones - member for Ballinger, South Heath and Chartridge - has expressed his support for Mohammad Fayyaz, Liberal Democrat candidate for the Chiltern Ridges division in the county council elections on 4 May.

    Peter said: "The Liberal Democrat candidate in the elections to Buckinghamshire County Council is my friend Mo Fayyaz. Mo has been a town councillor in Chesham for many years. He is hard-working and conscientious."

  • Davina Kirby
    Article: Apr 23, 2017
    By Chiltern Liberal Democrats

    On 4 May the electors of Chess Valley will be electing a county councillor. The Conservatives have held this seat and been in power in Buckinghamshire for far too long. It's time for a change with the Liberal Democrat candidate Davina Kirby.

    The Chess Valley division includes the St Marys, Townsend and Waterside areas of Chesham, part of Little Chalfont, Ley Hill, Latimer and Chenies.

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