Mayor meets John Lewis Chairman Dame Sharon White in attempt to save Watford store

The Elected Mayor of Watford Peter Taylor has met with Dame Sharon White, Chairman of the John Lewis Partnership, in order to try and save the town’s store and the jobs of the 382 staff members employed there.

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Liberal Democrat Mayor of Watford writes to Secretary of State demanding planning changes after unanimous council motion

The Liberal Democrat Mayor of Watford Peter Taylor has written to Secretary of State for the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government Robert Jenrick MP to push for more powers to local councils to reject inappropriate development.

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Watford Lib Dem councillors work together to boost Covid-19 charity appeal

Watford Liberal Democrat councillors are working together to ensure local charities get the vital financial help they need during the Covid-19 pandemic.  The ‘Watford Helps’ appeal, which has recently topped £100k, is receiving an additional £14,500 boost from the councillors who have committed h...

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Government must give council powers to reject inappropriate development

The Liberal Democrat Mayor of Watford Peter Taylor has launched a petition calling on changes to government planning laws. The Mayor wants to see the government give councils more powers to reject inappropriate development as well as the powers to insist on improved infrastructure, such as new sc...

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