The Rev. Mark Barrett has endorsed Junab Ali for Wiltshire PCC
The Rev. Mark Barrett, Superintendent Presbyteral Minister of the North Wiltshire Methodist Circuit. Presbyteral Minister for Bath Road, St. Andrews and Rodbourne Methodist churches has endorsed Junab Ali for Police and Crime Commissioner.
Labour’s plan to kick-start Swindon’s post-COVID economy
The Swindon Labour group has published a wide-ranging ‘recovery plan’ aimed at kick-starting Swindon’s economy and modernising Swindon Borough Council. The 8-point plan encourages greater cross-Party working and to improve community participation in decision making.
Town Centre Tower Blocks will lead to mass parking
Labour concerned that Town Centre Tower Blocks will lead to mass parking on Eastcott’s Roads Two planning applications to build more than 200 flats in the Town Centre, with no allotted car parking spaces, have been approved by Swindon Council’s planning committee. The two tower blocks will each be more than 10 storeys high and will tower over the Eastcott skyline. Labour had called on Swindon Council to deliver parking provision in the tower blocks and have also opposed the…
In the last couple of years Swindon has seen a dramatic rise in people sleeping rough. It has increased by over 75%. Tory Government Austerity policies such as Universal Credit are at the root cause for in the last year under their new funding formula Swindon has been short changed by £400k. We have moved from a caring welfare state to a sorry state. You only have to look at food bank use to see the Tories have no shame…