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Militant Leader of Wirral Council makes a comeback

Commenting on tonight's decision to deselect Cllr. Chris Meaden in favour of hard-left former Council Leader Yvonne Nolan in Rock Ferry Ward, the Leader of Wirral’s Conservative Group, Cllr. Ian Lewis, said:

Youth unemployment has halved since 2010

Youth unemployment has halved since 2010; real wages for workers have grown for the seventh consecutive month; overall unemployment is at its lowest since 1975.

Town Hall urged to drop Green Belt development

Following news that lower population growth has reduced the threat to Wirral’s Green Belt, councillors will be asked to drop plans for luxury homes on land in Hoylake.

We're freezing fuel duty for the ninth year in a row

We're freezing fuel duty for the ninth year in a row, cutting tax and making the UK a country of opportunity for all. So that no matter where you come from or what your circumstances, if you work hard and play by the rules, you will be fairly rewarded.

More high-quality apprenticeships

We want to help businesses train the workers of the future as well as giving older workers the skills they need in a changing economy. We’re doubling funding for apprenticeships to £2.45 billion by 2019-20.