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RECYCLING REPORT

I’ve previously written on this blog about the imminent new waste contract – and specifically as to whether we as a village should support the new corporate contractor (Biffa) or our existing local waste company (Wyecycle). With the new contract … Continue reading

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PARISH HEADLINES – 5

Last week I wrote that I was hoping to put the parish headlines on the PC website. But I’ve now found out that this might not be possible until the minutes have been approved – which may take some time. … Continue reading

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WHEREFORE LOCALISM?

At a meeting with Richard Boden last month, I suggested that he write to the parish council to request financial support for Wyecycle until Biffa take over the recycling contract in July. This he has done: 130409wyecycleletter I am happy to … Continue reading

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THE WHYS AND WHY NOTS OF WYECYCLE

I am being lobbied by those on both sides of the Wye recycling debate in advance of a meeting tomorrow (Friday) morning to discuss the future of recycling in Wye. Those who want to see the end of Wyecycle say … Continue reading

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CALLING WYECYCLE SUPPORTERS

Richard Boden is pulling together a meeting of Wyecycle supporters at 7.30 on March 13th in the Small Village Hall to consider possible ‘direct action’. This has put me on the spot. I’m trying to work out whether I’m a … Continue reading

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WINNING ON WASTE

To be truly sustainable, a community must have a good knowledge of its waste. How much of it is there? Where does it go? Perhaps it will even have a waste policy – or, even better, a zero waste policy? … Continue reading

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