John Munro

Lib Dem candidate for the Southfields by-election in Wandsworth Learn more

Really pleased with this week’s budget

by Southfields Lib Dems on 23 March, 2012

Basic rate taxpayers will be see their tax bills reduced by up to £540 by next April – a big win for the Lib Dems in Government. For the third year in a row the personal allowance – the amount of money you don’t pay income tax on – is to rise, putting money back […]

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Zero waste London?

by Southfields Lib Dems on 9 March, 2012

Wandsworth has not traditionally been a high-performing Council in terms of recycling. By 2010-11, it had slipped to 331st out of 358 authorities – one of the 8% of worst performing authorities in England – in terms of the amount of its waste recycled. It’s overall recycling rate is only 27%, whereas Lib Dem-run authorities […]

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Six by-election candidates named

by Southfields Lib Dems on 6 March, 2012

Six candidates have been nominated to contest the Southfields ward by-election on Thursday 29 March to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Cllr Lucy Allan. I will be standing against representatives from the Conservative, Labour, UKIP and Green parties, as well as a candidate not representing any party.

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Brian Paddick launches You Break It, You Fix It crime campaign

by Southfields Lib Dems on 5 March, 2012

Really like the new campaign from Brian Paddick and the Lib Dem London Team, warning criminals ‘if you break it, you fix it’. A simple idea that would make a big difference, the idea would be that a London wide payback programme could be co-ordinated by the Mayor’s office as an alternative to short term […]

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By election after Southfields Tory resigns

by Southfields Lib Dems on 27 February, 2012

Press release from the Southfields Lib Dem Focus Team: Liberal Democrats select local man, John Munro, as candidate. Following the surprise resignation of a Conservative councillor, Local Lib Dems have chosen John Munro to fight the by-election on Thursday 29th March. 28 year-old John lives with his partner next to St Barnabas Church on Merton […]

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