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The big topic is ‘Local Plan Part 2’. This is due to set our detailed local planning policy – mainly what type of houses for where – for the Winchester District until 2031 – so it’s important to get it right.
I’ve been getting some emails from local residents who are concerned about a threat to local lollipop people. This has come as a bit of surprise, since a combination of campaigning by local people, hard work by local school governors, teachers and council officers in planning school travel and pressure from local councillors has just helped us get two more locally – one in Cheriton Road and one in Stockbridge Road!
“Irresponsibly inadequate attention has been given to the traffic, transport and safety issues arising from 420 new primary pupils attending the expanded Westgate School; and the proposed relocation of the nursery school.”
At the Men’s Health Forum, we’ve been using Shopify for a while now and we really love it.
They have a great value non-profit rate (if you ask nicely). It’s great for handling trading. It’s great for handling digital downloads. All …
Unsurprisingly I’ve voted in.
The EU is flawed, but a system for countries and peoples to work together collaboratively and democratically to solve common problems is better than the alternative.
The economic risk of Brexit is very real. We hear a lot …
Last week’s full council meeting about Silver Hill is on the front page of the Hampshire Chronicle today. Here’s what I said in the meeting.