Let’s talk about School Streets

Let’s talk about School Streets Good walking and cycling routes to all primary and secondary schools in Winchester, plus decent, affordable bus services to  secondary schools from each neighbourhood are essential. We would also be keen to work with families and schools who would like to set up a School Street. This would temporarily restrict… Continue reading Let’s talk about School Streets

First Class Travel for Everyone in Winchester

First Class Travel for Everyone in Winchester For a fairer and greener city, with cleaner air, that is people and planet friendly The Council’s plans for central Winchester include providing bus stops in the city to free up the current bus station area for re-development. It is unclear whether a new bus station or hub… Continue reading First Class Travel for Everyone in Winchester

First Class Homes in the right place, right size and right price

First Class Homes in the right place, right size and right price Homes need to be places where people want to live, in environments that enhance their well-being The Council has a key role in helping everyone live in a decent, secure home that they can afford. It should build as much council housing, as… Continue reading First Class Homes in the right place, right size and right price

The future of Winchester City Centre – let’s get it right this time!

The future of Winchester City Centre – let’s get it right this time! The Central Winchester Regeneration project has staggered from one botched scheme to another under both the Conservatives and the Liberal Democrats. Winchester really does deserve better with proper open consultations with local people followed by decisions made in public with the views… Continue reading The future of Winchester City Centre – let’s get it right this time!

People Friendly Democracy

People Friendly Democracy Everyone in Winchester should be able to have their say in decisions made by the Council. No-one should be left out. We would like to see more conversations, rather than start-stop consultations, with local people about things that matter to them in their area. Residents, as citizens, need to be fully involved… Continue reading People Friendly Democracy

Early years – a vital start for children Education

Early years – a vital start for children Education We need to restore the Labour Government’s aim to give children the best possible start in life through improvements to childcare, early education, health and family support, with an emphasis on outreach and community development.