HERE are some of the highlights of the Liberal Democrat manifesto:
n Work with the local youth council to ensure adequate facilities exist for young people.
n Expand the number of children’s play schemes.
n Protect the greenbelt.
n Remain committed to keeping council tax low.
n Stand by local communities and fight ‘inappropriate action’ such as opencasting.
n Redevelop Kimberley and manage Eastwood town centre better.
n Work with the police to continue to bring crime down.
n Safeguard funding for the Moorgreen show and enhance the arts programme.
n Campaign for the return of the elderly’s alarm service.
n Oppose privatisation of council functions and retain ownership of council functions.