Ernie Clark. Hilperton Division, Wiltshire Council.

Search the site

powered by FreeFind
Quick Contact
Tel: 01225 769940
Mobile: 0794 120 1995
Current NewsLetter
Latest News:

For the complete news item, please click on the item's title. At the foot of the page there are links which will allow you to read older posts.

Why the public tend to not believe what local politicians say.

Saturday January 07, 2006
When Sarah Content and her cohorts staged their 'coup' back in May, many sound bites were attributed to her. Listed below are a few of these followed by the actions proposed in Cllr. Content's first budget as Leader of WWDC.

The differences are truly staggering.

An interesting way to get fit and do some good.

Friday January 06, 2006
Is one of your New Year Resolutions to get fit? Or to contribute to a good cause? Or just to have more fun in life? Good News! You can hit all of these buttons by joining one of the wildlife conservation work parties.

WWDC wants more people to 'think green' in 2006.

Thursday January 05, 2006
West Wiltshire District Council is encouraging people to make 'recycle more' their New Year resolution for 2006.

Your cards can be re-cycled locally.

Tuesday January 03, 2006
Christmas cards can be recycled for the Woodland Trust via branches of W H Smith and larger Tesco stores.

More expense for the long suffering WWDC council tax payer.

Sunday January 01, 2006
Good news to start 2006, as it would seem that the Leader of WWDC has embarked on a job creation scheme. Presumably, the phrase "financial constraint" is unknown to this Lib Dem dominated administration.

Terry Chivers calls it a day on the Lib Dem dominated Cabinet.

Thursday December 22, 2005
Cllr. Terry Chivers has resigned his position on the Cabinet. The reason given is 'ill health and work commitments'.

Latest press release from WWDC.

Wednesday December 21, 2005
Nearly 100 dogs have been microchipped by West Wiltshire District Council’s dog warden as part of an on-going campaign to reduce the number of strays found in the area.

Persimmon has appled to uproot Gap Road hedging.

Friday December 16, 2005
For those of you that don't check the 'Planning Applications' part of this site, things are stirring in the Gap.

What is Westminster playing at?

Thursday December 15, 2005
The local PCT would seem, to put it politely, to be unable to organize a booze-up in a brewery, and just about every emergency service is undergoing some form of so-called improvement.

My take on a few local topics.

Wednesday December 14, 2005
The following e-newsletter has today been sent to all who have indicated, via the 'Contact me' section above, that they wish to have it sent to them direct, rather than having to 'pull' it from my website

The Governement has announced an increased grant for WWDC.

Thursday December 08, 2005
The Government has announced the grant settlement amount for WWDC which, after much lobbying by the previous administration, shows an increase compared to the previous couple of years.

A Trowbridge dental unit wants to move out of town.

Sunday December 04, 2005
When developers wanted to be released from building an hotel at Staverton Marina, they stated that their market research showed that retail units were the alternative. Now, apparently, they were wrong - what a surprise.

The planning inspector has announced his decision.

Friday December 02, 2005
I have just received an e-mail from the clerk to Staverton Parish Council concerning the appeal lodged by Persimmon.

Persimmon Homes (allegedly) comes up with new idea.

Thursday December 01, 2005
I have received various documents in the post today which I find interesting.

All three parish councils are due to meet in the next couple of weeks.

Tuesday November 29, 2005
The three parish councils in Paxcroft Ward all have meetings planned in the near future.

The mobile library service has revised its schedule.

Sunday November 27, 2005
The mobile library service now visits Paxcroft Mead in addition to Hilperton.

An extra meeting has been added for Trowbridge.

Friday November 25, 2005
Following publication of the original consultation venues a number of people expressed concern that there was not to be an event in the Trowbridge, or West Wiltshire area. The events that had been arranged were only in Swindon, Salisbury and Chippenham.

Latest information from WWDC.

Thursday November 24, 2005
A number of arts workshops are still available to book between now and next March, thanks to West Wiltshire District Council.

The government juggernaut rumbles on.

Tuesday November 22, 2005
The Home Secretary has now written to all police forces across the country with the preferred options that he would like each Region to pursue, based on the submissions from each Force on the 31st October.

Click here to find the last posting dates for Christmas.

Monday November 21, 2005
It may seem a little early for this information, but here it is anyway.

‹ First127128129130131Last ›