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Daly Way – the saga continues

by Mark Willis on 10 October, 2010

Many local residents will remember that Thames Water applied for planning permission to build waste overflow facilities under the green at Daly Way over four years ago.   The local community resisted this strongly (the Conservatives supported it!) and we did our best to support them.  The proposal was refused planning permission and, eventually, due […]

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Bedgrove Park recycling bins attacked.

by Mark Willis on 5 August, 2010

 As some residents will have noticed, this paper bank has been full for some considerable time.   Cllr Alan Sherwell contacted the Council to ensure that they were aware and was told that the problem arose because on 9 July someone set fire to the paper in the bank and the fire brigade was called […]

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The Duck latest

by Mark Willis on 4 August, 2010

We were first alerted to the demolition of The Duck by local residents concerned that their local pub was being pulled down.  We contacted the Council who sent officers on site to ensure that the work was legal.     As a result, we discovered that there was no legal barrier to the applicants demolishing the […]

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