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Lib Dem Martin Goss challenges opponent to reject no-deal

by martingosscolchesterppc on 7 December, 2019

The Liberal Democrat candidate for Colchester has today challenged the local Conservative candidate to rule out a no-deal Brexit in December 2020. The challenge, just a few days before polling day, follows Boris Johnson refusing to rule out a no-deal exit from the EU.  Under the Conservative Party’s plan, the UK will have until December 2020 to deliver the […]

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Martin Goss to use £50 billion regional fund to invest in Colchester

by martingosscolchesterppc on 7 December, 2019

The Liberal Democrats would use an ambitious £50 billion regional growth fund to invest in Colchester, according to local candidate Martin Goss. The Liberal Democrats, who are fighting their campaign on a platform to Stop Brexit to build a brighter future, have earmarked £50 billion to reverse regional under-investment from the Conservatives. Liberal Democrat candidate for […]

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Leaked documents reveal Trump trade deal threat to farmers in Colchester.

by martingosscolchesterppc on 1 December, 2019

Leaked documents from US-UK trade deal talks have revealed the threat facing farmers in Colchester from a trade deal with Donald Trump, the Liberal Democrats have warned. Liberal Democrat candidate MartinGoss has written to Conservative candidate Will Quince, calling on them to make a “cast-iron” guarantee to vote against any lowering of UK food standards that […]

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Lib Dems to fund 34 more police officers across Colchester.

by martingosscolchesterppc on 1 December, 2019

The Liberal Democrats have today announced plans to fund at least 34 police officers across Colchester as part of an extra £1bn nationwide investment into community policing. This commitment amounts to 20,000 more police officers across Englandand Wales, enough for an extra two officers per ward. The Liberal Democrats will also fund an immediate 2% pay-rise for serving […]

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Cowardice jibe at Tory candidate

by martingosscolchesterppc on 18 November, 2019

Colchester Conservative candidate Will Quince has been accused of “cowardice” in refusing to attend and answer questions at meetings after it was revealed that he had refused to sit with other Parliamentary candidates at three events which have been organised in the town. The “cowardice” taunt came from Liberal Democrat candidate Martin Goss, a Colchester […]

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Only 86% of patients arriving at A&E in Colchester were treated or admitted within four hours in October 2019, according to damning figures published today by NHS England. This is well below the official target of 95% of patients attending A&E being admitted, transferred or discharged within four hours. Nationally, the 95% waiting target hasn’t been met since […]

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Press release – Tackling Child poverty – January 2019

by martingosscolchesterppc on 4 June, 2019

I’m all right Jack! – Martin Goss accuses Conservative MP of abandoning poorer residents in Colchester The Liberal Democrat Prospective MP for Colchester, Martin Goss has today accused the incumbent Conservative MP of neglecting those on low incomes in Colchester, including many children. This follows an announcement that the Government has pulled the vote on […]

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Press release – Train Fair increases – January 2019

by martingosscolchesterppc on 4 June, 2019

Prospective MP calls on Government double standards to end on rail fair increases Going back to the 2015 General Election the Conservatives promised to freeze rail fair increases for 5 years if elected or cap at the rate of inflation. Details are included in historic news releases below.  From January 1st 2019 we see another […]

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Press Release – Town of Culture – December 2018

by martingosscolchesterppc on 4 June, 2019

Prospective MP joins in calling on Government to start “Town of Culture awards” to help aid town centre investment Cllr Martin Goss is calling on Government to commence with immediate effect the “Town of Culture awards” where towns can apply and be awarded the status which will bring positive PR and investment. MP Yvette Cooper […]

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Press release – December 2018 – Helping on the front-line.

by martingosscolchesterppc on 30 May, 2019

Prospective MP spends festive period helping dustmen and joining the Police Within days of being selected as their Parliamentary candidate by Colchester Liberal Democrats, Councillor Martin Goss has already been busy arranging meetings and experiencing life from spending a day being a dustmen to and evening out with the Police. This month has seen Martin […]

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