Andrew Stunell was first elected as the Liberal Democrat Member of Parliament for Hazel Grove 1997, and successfully defended his seat in 2001, 2005 and again in 2010. He is a Minister at the Department for Communities and Local Government.
It’s great to have the opportunity to hear from you. There have been lots of questions already so I will use this first post to address as many as I can.
At its heart, the Big Society is about Government getting out of the way and enabling you to take charge, identify what your neighbourhood needs and empowering you to do something about it. Jamie asks how the Big Society can exist without young... Read more
over 2 years ago
Hi Charlotte, Did he answer your questions?
Check out my first post. Not only did he not answer my questions from when this subject was first posted a month or so ago, but he hasn't responded since my reminder that he has skirted the issue.
Spoken like a true politician. Lots of noise, not a lot of substance and when challenged they skulk off back to their offices
Hi Paul. Apologies if it wasn't clear from my earlier comment, but Andrew Stunnell is keen to engage with young people and asked to blog in response to everyone's questions when it became evident that we would have to put back our original meeting. He was also keen to hear feedback on his blog, and has agreed to discuss the points raised when he meets us on June 8th. Five young people will be... Read more
Hi Charlotte - you are as entitled to your opinion of politicians as I am of mine.
Sweeping statement or not, I look forward to a proper answer and will be delighted to eat humble pie when a politican finally does answer a question honestly.
I wont be holding my breath
Absolutely, Paul - this site is all about debate. I just thought it might be useful to share some of the background to this.