Category Archives: Communal space

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: Councillor Shoults chaired the meeting in the absence of the council chair Noel Ovenden. The community warden was also busy elsewhere. Councillor Shoults¬†updated the council on the ongoing discussions with … Continue reading

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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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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 the parish council meeting last week: The Neighbourhood Plan has now been amended to take account of recommendations made by the examiner Richard High. A public meeting is being planned for February 22nd where these … Continue reading

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PARISH HEADLINES 41

I did not attend the parish council meeting on January 7. The following is therefore a summary of the draft minutes: The examiner’s response to the Neighbourhood Plan was anticipated (it has subsequently been delivered: Wye Examination Report¬†And Councillor Shoults … Continue reading

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INSPECTOR CALLS

Some quick notes about today’s public hearing called by examiner Richard High about the Wye Neighbourhood Plan. As usual this is my recollection rather than any official record: The mistake whereby some of the Olantigh estate land had been included … Continue reading

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