Archive for Month: September 2015

  • The plight of refugees

    The tragedy of the refugees fleeing Syria and other troubled countries such as Eritrea is one that is very much at the forefront of our minds at the moment. The sight of thousands of displaced persons invokes strong emotions and an understandable urge to open our borders and provide sanctuary. Three residents have written to…

  • No Flies on Me

    The Local Services Scrutiny Committee meetings are one of my personal highlights of┬ábeing a councillor, not least because they are so well chaired by Cllr Anthony Rowlands. At our first meeting the committee members discussed what should go on the work programme and last night we had a report on fly-tipping (I was delighted to…