Monthly Archives: January 2015

On Their Best (Bad) Behaviour.


A contributor-‘Insider’-has sent me this nugget of information. It is the response to an FoI request to RMBC and is signed by Sarah Corbett. Information Governance Manager Information Governance Unit .Legal Services Resources Directorate Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council.  No me … Continue reading

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RMBC. Planning ‘Consultations’ and Ignoring Residents.


When the Local Development Plan (LDP) was originally published the section that covers Anston mentioned housing-mainly on greenfield sites despite opposition from residents. Anston was let down by the two faced hypocrisy from Burton and Dalton. (At APC meetings they … Continue reading

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A Video of Anston Comedy Club.


Further to the ‘Hopeless and Shambolic’ post last week you can now watch and listen to the video recording of Anston Parish Council’s last meeting. It is a classic example of how not to conduct a F & GP meeting. … Continue reading

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Holocaust Memorial Day.


  Holocaust Memorial Day takes place on 27th January each year. It’s a time for everyone to pause to remember the millions of people who have been murdered or whose lives have been changed beyond recognition during the Holocaust, Nazi Persecution and in … Continue reading

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Peoples Budget


Participatory budgeting directly involves local people in making decisions about the public money being spent in their community. Involving the residents of an area-or community-to participate in the debate about what needs to be done and take decisions on the … Continue reading

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Living in a Democracy?


We live in what is known as a representative democracy. Every four years we elect a person-or persons-to represent us as either an MP or a Councillor and as elections are near perhaps you should ask: What do I want … Continue reading

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Anston Parish Council-Clueless, Hopeless and Shambolic.


Greetings meetings fans.                                                                           … Continue reading

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