Liberal Democrat leaders from Watford and Three Rivers are calling on the government to review the way that housing targets are set. The call comes after the results of the Housing Delivery Test were revealed to show that Watford and Three Rivers delivered just 48% and 54% of their housing targets for the years 2017 – 2020 respectively.
Watford Liberal Democrats are calling for teachers, police and frontline key workers to be vaccinated once older residents, NHS and social care staff and people with health conditions have received a vaccination.
Watford Liberal Democrats are supporting calls for a ‘level playing field’ in the taxes paid by local shops and online retailers. The call comes after major UK supermarkets lobbied for a 1% sales tax to be levied on online stores including Amazon[i].
The Watford Liberal Democrat petition calling for the government to do more to save Britain's High Streets is available here.