Councillor Kevin Frea, Lancaster City Council

Surplus Food Club

Labour Party members from Halton  are helping to set up a ‘food club’ for Halton-with-Aughton & Skerton residents this month, […]


The cuts to the 49  bus service have left people without cars in Halton stranded during the evenings and Sundays. […]


Halton has three community owned energy projects – Halton Lune Hydro and two solar roof installations, which all plough their […]

The gap between rhetoric and reality gets wider by the day

While the pressure was building up in my head from an ear and throat infection, it was not relieved by […]

New South Lancaster Road blows 26% of District Carbon Budget

Lancaster City Councillors are voting tonight on whether to sign an agreement with Lancashire County Council to accept £140m from […]

Russell Armer Planning Application for 66 houses to the rear of Pointer Grove

Russell Armer Homes have submitted a new planning application for 66 homes to the rear of Pointer Grove in Halton. […]

Councillors unite to call for support for the Lancaster Musicians Co-op

The following motion, signed by 18 Councillors from 3 Political Parties, was lodged with the Mayor, Cllr Andy Kay, and […]

Save the Lancaster Musicians Co-op

I learned last weekend that Lancaster City Council had issued an eviction notice to the Lancaster Musicians Co-op. I was […]

Lancaster City Council pledges to go Zero Carbon

At the Council Meeting on 18th July, Lancaster City Council almost unanimously (the former Conservative Mayor, Cllr. Roger Mace abstained) […]

Halton-with-Aughton Election Results

There have been 12 elections since Morecambe and Lancaster Councils merged in 1973. 6 were won by Paul Woodruff (Independent) and 5 by Harry Towers (Conservative).

Flooding in the Lune Valley

Me on BBC North West News in November 2016 commenting on the publication of a Report from the Commons Environment […]

Project Helps Keep Lancashire Homes Warm This Winter

Lancaster based Community Interest Company, LESS is celebrating helping hundreds of people live in warmer homes this winter. Thanks to […]

Community Energy – Do It Yourself

Published in Ethical Consumer Magazine