The Liberal Democrats are committed to improving the environmental situation here in Bucks and every policy is underpinned by our love for nature and our ambition to vastly improve our environment. This is fundamental and it is ambitious. It must remain. We must constantly look to innovate, and we must lead the charge to protect the county with the science and action available to us.
"Lots of women I know have taken on the majority of the home schooling and housework as well as working. In our friendship group, it's about 80 per cent women that have taken it on. It's been a huge step back for women. Most of the women I know have to get up early to work and work late in the evening" Racheal from Farnham Royal.
Liberal Democrats have played a major part in the Covid response across our towns and villages.
They have recruited volunteers to performs errands for vulnerable people during the lockdowns, supported people in care homes and obtained PCs for schools.
Burnham Health Centre is able to vaccinate 1300 people on a Saturday from Dorney across to Iver. Volunteers have stood in the hail and snow, and occasion sun, to manage the car park, and help the flow of patients through the whole process.
Whatever they say in their leaflets, under the Conservative White Paper Planning for the Future, the green belt is under threat. It will need to be recategorized (refer to the response to Joy Morrissey's question in Parliament on Nov 23rd 2020).
Stepping away from a compromise on the Local Plan leaves the area with no protection against speculative development.