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Daily Reporting by Chris Black
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Angelina: It’s very good to see him taking such a caring view towards our Police officers and PCSOs.
Mrs J Burgess: Is there a family fun day on this bank holiday monday 25th august 2014
Chris Black: Grannyt – I think you can always quote individual anecdotes to support an argument for and...
Grannyt: I knew someone who had free school meas for her children and thought the Council should still provide them...
RAB: There are still free school meals for any family who are in receipt of a benefit and should still remain the...
The Mighty Oz: This one could run and run but, someone with 2 kids already gets nearly £130 a month in child...
JIM Cripps: Catch up – apparently we are still in the fund raising phase ( a grant is being applied for...
JIM Cripps: I’m not really in either camp on this - On the one hand do-gooders have actually help create a...
Christine Paine: I completely agree with funding education, basically for the reasons stated. However, I cannot agree...
admin: Oz at 4 . Let’s go back a step – Why should you fund education for other peoples children? Because...
admin: Oz at 3 – the thing about a paper based system is that it is quite hard to rig the results. Not...
The Mighty Oz: OK, not the right place for this post ( and yes, it’s not local BUT ) this is Euro Claggy̵...
The Mighty Oz: Er, why not, you could say that about a paper based system. What a strange remark to make.
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This is the official master document for planning policy in our district! To download it, click here
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If you want information on a particular planning application, you can find it on the District Council website here.
If you want to know what new planning applications have been submitted this week, click here.
Reporting A Problem
If you want to report a problem, you can email Lib Dems councillors by clicking here.
There's also an independent website called FixMyStreet. It's very good for reporting minor street problems like holes in the road, grafitti or failed streetlights. You can find FixMyStreet here.