The winner of the best social media is………………….. us! :)

We’d like to congratulate local LIB DEMS who attended this years Liberal Democrat Spring Conference, and especially local councillor, Darren Fower, who collected the award for Best Social Media of the Year – Winner 2014, in York! Darren told us: “I’ve always considered connecting through contemporary modes of communication an essential part of local politics and representation. We were the first political party in Peterborough to create a dedicated website, we were the first political party to have a Facebook page, Twitter account, YouTube channel, Pinterest account, presence on LinkedIn etc. I’ve also developed several successful on-line campaigns and sign up forms that have helped enable hundreds of local people[…]

Tory City Councillor for Eye and Thorney hands in his resignation!

In a communication from the Director of Governance at Peterborough City Council, elected members have been informed that “….a letter from Councillor Dale McKean tendering his resignation……” has been received. Adding, that the resignation is with immediate effect, leaving local residents of the Eye and Thorney Ward, with only one councillor between now and until the end of May, when the local elections take place. Members have been asked NOT to send him any further Council material, but NO REASON has yet been given for the resignation? One councillor did respond to the message claiming city councillors have been aware of this news for days? For the record, Liberal Democrat City Councillors were not aware, but perhaps there’s a[…]

#Peterborough MP’s tweets described as “Idiotic” by TV Celeb Doctor!

We recently asked whether or not people felt that the often controversial tweets from Peterborough’s Tory MP were worth reading? In response, TV Celeb Doctor and presenter of Embarrassing Bodies, Dr Christian Jessen responded: “Only to see how idiotic he can get!” Check out the Tweet by CLICKING HERE! What do YOU think? Plz leave a comment below!

Malcolm would LIKE you to LIKE the Bretton FOCUS Team #Facebook page!

As part of the Peterborough Liberal Democrats commitment to communication with the local electorate – at of course NO COST – we’d LIKE to remind people who live in either South Bretton or North Bretton to CLICK HERE and LIKE the Bretton Facebook page! “The page is great way for local residents to upload photos of any issues or concerns they may have regarding the local area, and as one of the admins of the page, Bretton Parish Councillor, Malcolm Pollock is happy to respond!” In early 2013 local resident, Malcolm (pictured) became the FIRST EVER Liberal Democrat parish Councillor, defeating Labour, and since then has built up a reputation for action[…]