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Green Belt no help to North Oxon

David Cameron and Eric Pickles have both promised to keep the Green Belt and have hinted that Labour will build over it.  People living in my old County Council Division (Adderbury, Bloxham, Bodicote, Milcombe and Milton) may believe this is … Continue reading

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Scotland sees sense – now, will Cameron?

After all the media hype, it was very comforting to wake this morning to find that we still have a United Kingdom and by a convincing margin of 54:46.  I spent a couple of days in the Scottish borders, visiting … Continue reading

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Eric Pickles condemns motorists for passing speed cameras at 29.9mph

Eric Pickles, Secretary of State for Communities & Local Government, has attacked those councils not freezing Council Tax for a third year. The problem councils face is that the grant offered by government to fund the freeze is one-off meaning councils face a financial cliff … Continue reading

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