Category Archives: Care

Broadband scam

Long silence… Slightly ropey line. Long distance call. “Hello.. are you there?” “Hmmmmm…” “The reason I’m contacting you today is because we’ve been doing some work on broadband in your neighbourhood for BT and we’ve noticed that your line isn’t … Continue reading

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Shop local – you can’t afford not to

A while back I was having a conversation with a friend who was expressing doubts about local shopping. We were discussing the local farmers’ market in Wye in Kent and he was saying that he often visited in order to … Continue reading

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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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This is my recollection of the parish council meeting last week: The new parish clerk, Vinny McLean, was officially welcomed to the Council. She is going to be working from the new parish council office on Bramble Lane (Briar Close). … Continue reading

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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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This is my recollection of the parish council meeting last week: Much of the meeting was taken up with discussion about the public meeting on November 2nd. The council felt that the meeting had gone well and that questions from … Continue reading

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This is my recollection of last week’s parish council meeting: It was agreed to adopt the Neighbourhood Plan unchanged from its current draft. While some have questioned aspects of the plan, it was felt that the examiner (who has just … Continue reading

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