Month: May 2012

Telford & Wrekin Council putting broadband funding at risk

Back in August last year I wrote a bit of a round-up on broadband internet provision in Brookside and mentioned £8m of funding to improve internet access in Shropshire, including Telford & Wrekin. Rather disappointingly, Telford & Wrekin Council are one

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Keep the English Democrats and BNP out of Telford

As previously mentioned, there were local elections in England this month but none here in Telford as our cycle of elections means we have to wait until 2015 for our next chance at dispensing with the status quo. In the

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UKIP Chairman’s Newsletter

The elections on May 3 showed that a growing number of people are no longer prepared to put up with the ‘more of the same’ politics of the three main parties – with UKIP averaging 14%, just two points behind

Posted in UKIP News

2012 Local Elections

We didn’t have elections in Telford & Wrekin this year (they’ll take place again in 2014) but there were elections all over the country for local councils and elected mayors and referenda on changing councils from the cabinet system as

Posted in Elections, UKIP News