Milton Keynes local elections 2022: Here are the local party manifestos

Ahead of the local elections on May 5th, the local parties in Milton Keynes have released their manifestos.

Next week, on May 5th, local Elections will be taking place.

There are elections for all 19 Borough Wards in Milton Keynes, with one vacancy in each ward. Milton Keynes elects a third of its Councillors every year.

There will also be a small number of parish elections for new seats created by a Community Governance Review.

See who's standing in your Milton Keynes area ahead of May Elections.

MKFM has gathered the manifestos from the main local parties, including Labour, Conservative and Lib Dem.

MK LABOUR PARTY

Key pledges - 

  • More police
  • Help during the cost of living crisis
  • Clean up Milton Keynes
  • Fix our roads and pavements
  • Keep council tax low

Read full manifesto here - Milton Keynes Labour Party 2022 Manifesto.

MK CONSERVATIVES 

Key pledges - 

  • Showing MK some TLC
  • Tackling litter and flytipping
  • A safer Milton Keynes
  • Ambitious plan for MK's future
  • Better transport and parking
  • A green and healthy MK
  • Investment in young people

Read full manifesto here - Milton Keynes Conservatives 2022 Manifesto.

MK LIBERAL DEMOCRATS

Key pledges -

  • Create neighbourhoods we can be proud of
  • Build affordable housing for the next generation
  • Invest in our city's resilient economy and balance the council's budget
  • Provide suport for local children, families and communities
  • Create a green Milton Keynes
  • Fight for better health and social care

Read full manifesto here - Milton Keynes Lib Dem 2022 Manifesto.

MK GREEN PARTY 

  • Green Recovery from COVID
  • Support local economy 
  • Climate emergency and environment
  • Housing and planning
  • Transport

Read full manifesto here - Milton Keynes Green Party 2022 Manifesto.

On Sunday, MKFM will be hosting an exclusive on-air hustings. 

 

MKFM has invited the local leaders from the Labour, Conservative and Liberal Democrat party to go head to head in an election hustings which will be on-air at 7pm on Sunday 1st May.

The event, being hosted on MKFM, will allow leaders to answer your questions on behalf of their political parties four days before the election.

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