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Caerphilly County Borough to tweet about its ‘typical’ day

Caerphilly County Borough Council has announced it will use social networking site Twitter to capture a ‘typical’ day in the life of th...

Survey shows residents happy with services from Caerphilly County Borough Council

More than three quarters of residents living in Caerphilly County Borough are satisfied with the services provided by the council, according to a r...

Technophobia?

At a recent council meeting, Eastleigh Borough Councils new Head of Communications, announced that as part of a revamp of the way the council commu...

ELAC splash the cash

The impact of cuts in funding from County Council made itself felt on Monday night’s short, though slightly confused, meeting of the Eastleig...

Labour’s Plan B

Eastleigh’s Labour councillor Brian Norgate has urged the council to make savings by cutting the subsidy to the Point and the annual Music festiv...

Priorities and Choices

“It’s about priorities and choices” said Council Leader Keith House as he delivered his blueprint for dealing with a £800k shortfall in gove...

Caerphilly Council welcomes positive report

Caerphilly County Borough Council has welcomed the publication of a report into its services by the Wales Audit Office. In the Annual Improvement R...

Recycle your Christmas tree

Now Twelth Night is here  Christmas decorations will be coming down in homes throughout the Borough. The council have issued a reminder to househo...

Parking Permit Chaos

Many residents in parking permit zones in Eastleigh have been unable to renew their annual permit after the council telephone system collapsed unde...

[Council Services] Introducing …. STAN – Services to A Neighbourhood

A new service, based on board a specially converted van, aims to make it easier for people in Rossendale to get information, advice and access to s...

Local Councils Waste £370k a Year on ‘Non Jobs’

Up to £166,555 a year of Eastleigh Council Tax payer’s money could be saved by axing council ‘non jobs’ it has been claimed. The Tax Payers ...

New Hotel for Town Centre

Eastleigh is to get a new Hotel on the site of an older one. The site of the former Crown Inn on Station Hill which last traded as the Earth Bar be...

County drive to keep oldies on the road

With UK Older People’s Day being celebrated today, 1 October, Hampshire County Council is keen to encourage mature, more experienced drivers to e...

County prepares to axe jobs

County Council Chiefs are preparing to swing the axe in anticipation of government public sector spending cuts to be announced in October and are a...

Leader Of The City Council To Hit The Streets Of Stoke-on-Trent For Residents’ Views

Residents will have the chance to air their views about how Stoke-on-Trent City Council should save money over the coming year with a week of consu...

Hooray! Stinky bins here to stay!

Louise Bloom, Eastleigh Council’s recycling Tsar, has rubbished an edict from Tory minster Eric Pickles which recommends that councils should rev...

Low income OAPs forced to remortgage homes to pay for repairs

Elderly and vulnerable people who need vital repairs to their homes but lack the cash to fix things could end up paying thousands of pounds in Inte...

Bus Pass Balls Up

The Local Government Ombudsman has slammed Eastleigh Borough Council for the unfair way they scrapped bus tokens and may have discriminated against...

Parish Council Election Round Up

In the elections on the 27th May for the new parish councils of Chandlers Ford and Allbrook – and for the Hiltingbury wards – both the ...

Keith is still our Leader

The leader of Eastleigh Liberal Democrats Keith House has been re-elected in his absence -as leader of the Eastleigh Borough Council – in a u...

Roundabout repairs put locals in a Spin

Repairs to potholes on a Hedge End roundabout has driven residents round the bend when work was abandoned leaving the road surface in a worse state...

Eastleigh’s new Mayor Installed

Thursday night saw the annual Mayor making ceremony take place at the Towns Civic Offices as the outgoing Mayoress Pamela Holden- Brown made way fo...

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