Steve Radford

party: The Liberal Party
constituency: Liverpool, West Derby

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How would you reform surveillance law, oversight and practice to respect the rights of law-abiding people?

organisation: Open Rights Group (ORG)

Yes but I think CCTV is legitimate to tackle environmental crime

The monitoring of e mails - phone calls needs real transparent control

The right of parents to remain with their children in hospital has been established for over forty years. How would you ensure carers of people with dementia are equally welcome in hospital?

organisation: John's Campaign

yes and we at our community centre here in Tuebrook welcome older people with dementia have quality time

Should people in Scotland and Northern Ireland have the same free speech protections from libel bullies as their neighbours in England and Wales?

organisation: English PEN

If we accept devolution we must respect countries within UK operate according to their needs and legislation

Internet trolls harassing people needs to be tackled

Recent polling show that people support rent control by a margin of nine to one. Do you support a rent control that limits rent rises between tenancies as well as during tenancies?

organisation: Generation Rent


The standards of goods and services that are essential, such as food and water, are generally highly regulated. Do you support enforced minimum standards in housing as a precondition of a renting?

organisation: Generation Rent

I supported a city wide control system, we also need greater protection for houses being converted into grossly overcrowded HMO's

Britain spends £24 billion on housing benefit and less than £1.5 billion on building homes. Do you support an increase in the social housebuilding grant to £5 billion a year to build homes?

organisation: Generation Rent

yes and is why we should not allow Housing Association to be forced to sell their houses reducing supply of affordable homes and protect their business plans

Governments implement policies that directly and indirectly impact on house prices. Do you think house prices are too high?

organisation: Generation Rent

Yes we need to increase supply Housing Association homes for rent not reduce by discounts,

Private sector landlords receive over £27bn a year in housing benefit and tax breaks. Would you support a rent tax that recouped up to a third of this to fund new housing supply?

organisation: Generation Rent

Need to look at the specifics of this proposal

To what degree should access to information on the internet be restricted by the state or private companies?

organisation: Open Rights Group (ORG)

Its a real worry Internet has been used harass and defame people need a real review to look at issue

Would you support the creation of a Royal Commission to review Britain’s drug laws?

organisation: CISTA