Ainsdale’s newly elected Lib Dem councillor Lynne Thompson (pictured above) will be holding her first Resident’s Advice Centre this Saturday – less that 36 hours after securing her sensational Ainsdale Ward victory!

Lynne will be joining Birkdale Ward councillors Richard Hands (newly re-elected), Iain Brodie Browne and Simon Shaw at the Birkdale Methodist Church, Liverpool Road (corner of Sandon Road) 11.00 -12.00 this Saturday morning.

Councillor Thompson won Ainsdale Ward with 1713 votes (42%), with the Conservatives coming second on 1149 votes (28%), overturning what had previously been a relatively safe Conservative majority.

“I’d like to thank everyone who voted for me on Thursday, and whether you voted for me or not I’m here to serve the people of Ainsdale,” says Lynne.

“That’s why I’m particularly pleased that one of my very first engagements as a councillor is to hold an Advice Centre.  This time it is in Birkdale, part of which is covered by my ward.  It’s reasonably convenient for many Ainsdale Ward residents, with the 49 bus stopping right outside.”

Residents of Birkdale and Ainsdale with problems or issues to raise are most welcome, but can also contact the councillors by phone on: (Birkdale Ward) Cllr Richard Hands 535411, Cllr Iain Brodie Browne 567272, Cllr Simon Shaw 565546 and (Ainsdale Ward) Cllr Lynne Thompson 573811, Cllr Haydn Preece 570689.


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