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PARISH HEADLINES 45

This is my recollection of last week’s parish council meeting: The council elected Noel Ovenden to be Chair of the Parish Council, to replace Councillor Shoults who is standing down. A vote of thanks was proposed to Councillor Shoults who … Continue reading

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PARISH HEADLINES 43

This is my recollection of last week’s parish council meeting: It was agreed to accept the revisions to the Neighbourhood Plan as recommended by examiner Richard High. (These revisions had been previously accepted by the community at a public meeting … Continue reading

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PARISH HEADLINES 36

I was away for the parish council meeting last week. However, despite being in Holland, I did hear news: That the Free School has been given permission to occupy the Kempe Centre site on a permanent basis. The Education Funding … Continue reading

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´╗┐PARISH HEADLINES 34

This is what I recall of the parish council meeting last night: Councillors present: Tony Shoults, Noel Ovenden, Richard Bartley, Lucy and Aidan Gillespie. Councillors Reece and McKay sent apologies. The end of year accounts were discussed and approved. Thanks … Continue reading

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OUR PLACE: FINAL PLAN

Yesterday saw the presentation of the Our Place: Wye final operational plan to the village reference group prior to its submission to the project sponsors on Friday. Peter Begley, who has been commissioned by the parish council to write the … Continue reading

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CO-OPERATING

Last week, I was asked by the Wye Our Place project to interview Pat Conaty, a research associate at Cooperatives UK about social care co-ops: Earlier in the day I was at County Hall when Pat delivered a presentation on … Continue reading

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PARISH HEADLINES – 21

The following is my recollection of proceedings at the parish council meeting on Monday night: Councillor Shoults reported that Imperial College have submitted their Masterplan for WYE3 to Ashford. He asked for council agreement that he should write to Ashford … Continue reading

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