Latest news stories from Hyperlocal sites tagged with 'budget cuts' :: Page 2
August 22 2011, 3.18PM Potteye
The National Deaf Children’s Society is taking legal action against Stoke-on-Trent Council over its “reckless” cuts to educationa...
August 16 2011, 12.56PM On The Wight
Man who drafted the 1964 Public Libraries Act states in a letter to The Times that the "Act does not contain any provision for reduction of the dut...
August 11 2011, 12.01PM On The Wight
Council reveal decision on Winter Gardens sale
August 10 2011, 1.59PM On The Wight
Some Wightbus routes will be serviced by Moss-branded coaches over the summer whilst old Wightbuses are rebranded prior to takeover.
August 5 2011, 3.59PM On The Wight
The Women's Institute have launched an e-petition to show strength of feeling about planned library closures across the country
August 3 2011, 9.56AM On The Wight
Parents of pupils at Weston Primary are fighting to keep a non-religious primary school in West Wight
July 27 2011, 4.04PM On The Wight
Here's the background in the Judge in yesterday's court case rejecting our request to cover it live
July 27 2011, 1.20PM On The Wight
Bembridge Users' Library Group unhappy with court decision and Cllr Abrahams unnecessary triumphalist and slightly distasteful tone
July 26 2011, 5.40PM On The Wight
"We are pleased the judge has rejected the judicial review application" says Cllr Barry Abraham
July 26 2011, 3.35PM On The Wight
Judge turns down application for judicial review
July 26 2011, 11.35AM On The Wight
Live updates from the High Court proceedings. Isle of Wight library campaigner is seeking permission for a judicial review against the council's de...
July 25 2011, 2.42PM On The Wight
Council confirm they will continue to the five libraries due for closure until the end of September.
July 21 2011, 1.19PM On The Wight
Panel will scrutinise the council budgets, savings and expenditures.
July 19 2011, 6.19PM On The Wight
The Waterside Community Trust is the new body poised to take over the running of Waterside Pool
July 19 2011, 2.33PM On The Wight
Don't forget to complete a library service feedback form, can be done in libraries or online
July 18 2011, 6.03PM
A review of Telford & Wrekin Councilâ€™s budget proposes major changes to the councilâ€™s building programme, releasing significant savings to...
July 18 2011, 3.01PM On The Wight
Friends of IW Libraries are appealing for financial pledges to show the Legal Services Commission that their fight to save libraries is backed by t...
July 18 2011, 2.24PM On The Wight
New item on the Forward Plan reveals that the future of the Isle of Wight Arts Unit is under scrutiny
July 14 2011, 3.25PM On The Wight
Parents and pupils at Weston Community are unhappy with proposal by council to close their school
July 13 2011, 3.21PM On The Wight
Fire Brigade Union members urge councillors to investigate funding options offered by Government to upgrade control centres and keep it on the Island
July 12 2011, 4.25PM On The Wight
The issue of the fire control centre moving off the Island returns to full council again next week. Hopefully they'll be room for debate this time.
July 12 2011, 2.52PM On The Wight
The council have just announced that they plan to fight legal action attempting to keep Island Libraries open
July 8 2011, 2.20PM On The Wight
Council confirm they are in receipt of legal papers over library closures
July 7 2011, 3.09PM On The Wight
An appeal for legal aid has been upheld in the High Court, meaning legal proceedings against the Isle of Wight Council are continuing
July 6 2011, 1.02PM On The Wight
An underspend of nearly Â£800,000 in last year's budgets due to efficiency savings made across the council
July 5 2011, 8.27AM On The Wight
Strong criticism from the Bembridge Library Users Group against the council and their plans and process of library closures
June 3 2011, 2.00PM On The Wight
Campaigners will meet with Government officials on 9th June and would like to take along emails of support
May 27 2011, 3.19PM On The Wight
Library campaigners ask you to email them questions for their meeting with the The Department for Culture Media & Sport
May 27 2011, 9.05AM On The Wight
The chair of Governors for Christ the King College pulls the council's consultation apart
May 25 2011, 10.53AM On The Wight
The argument for and against library closures discussed on Newsnight last night, available to watch through BBC iPlayer