Monthly Archives: April 2015

Election Fever-Or-Election Apathy?


Years ago ordinary hardworking families in most neighbourhoods were not indifferent to an election. It was the opportunity to exercise their democratic right to choose an MP. They did not consider voting as ‘a waste of time’ nor did they … Continue reading

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Candidates and Councillors-A Bust Up.


Friday April 24th. A lovely sunny morning in downtown Dinnington .                         Spirited campaigners David Smith and Brian Lewis-both Dinnington Town Independent councillors-are betwixt the Spar shop and the open air market doing a fine job of gathering support for Cllr.Smith’s … Continue reading

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News from the Leader of RMBC.


Freedom of Speech is now compulsory. From 1st June 2015 it will be illegal to: Speak out against freedom of speech Not exercise your freedom of speech Speak freely about prohibited subjects * Confused? Let us help………. Our trained council … Continue reading

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Parish Electors Meeting on 13th April 2015-with Video.


The Parish Electors Meeting is held annually. The Annual Parish Meeting is not an Anston Parish Council meeting. Its sole purpose is ‘a meeting of the electorate’ at which the electorate can talk about any parish issues they wish.                                    At … Continue reading

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A Parish Meeting and…….Mass Absenteeism.


Tonight’s APC meetings (Monday 20th April) was more noticeable for the number of empty chairs round the table.                                                                                                                Attendees: Cllr.Beck (aka The Boy Blunder)                                  … Continue reading

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New Parish Council ready for a New Start.


The Independent councillors who will control Anston Parish Council after May 7th have a lot of work ahead of them.                                         … Continue reading

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Farewell to APC Labour Councillors


I understand the APC Labour councillors-plus sham Independent Brindley-are planning a farewell comrades drinks/disco night to ease the pain of their humiliating climbdown from Anston politics.                             … Continue reading

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