Tag Archives: Dave Martin

THE MISFITS

Last term at Wye School there was an intergenerational project whereby people from the community (elderly but not exclusively so) took part in lessons about fashion and inventions. It was a great idea and I think that everyone who took part … Continue reading

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OUR PLACE: WYE. AN EXPLANATION

Village resident Dave Martin explains the need for Our Place: Wye. For a longer (6 minute) version, please visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RowAhbE-mNg

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PARISH HEADLINES – 20

These are my recollections of the parish council meeting last night: Councillor Shoults was not present at the meeting but submitted a written report in which he reported that ministerial approval had been secured for Wye School’s occupation of the … Continue reading

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SIMON STEVENS AND OUR PLACE

Simon Stevens, the new chief executive of the NHS, has given an interview to the Telegraph in which he has called for a return to cottage hospitals. The current system, he says, is robbing patients of “dignity and compassion”. Care … Continue reading

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PUBLIC MEETING – WYE2

I was 20 minutes late for the public meeting in the Church last night so this might not be a full record.. But it is a record of some sort nonetheless: The parish council has submitted a preliminary objection (140424PCObjectiontoWYE2) to … Continue reading

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