Month: October 2013

Cllr Andy Mitchell elected Deputy Mayor of Shifnal

UKIP town councillor, Andy Mitchell, was unanimously elected Deputy Mayor of Shifnal at a meeting of Shifnal Town Council on Thursday evening. A new mayor and deputy were selected following the resignation of Mark Mountford who is facing further legal

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Veolia waste contract is extremely poor value for money

Telford & Wrekin Council’s decision to award a £137m, 24 year waste management contract to Veolia defies belief. Shropshire Council are currently trying to wriggle out of their own “nightmare” 25 year waste management contract with Veolia because they don’t

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Telford & Wrekin cutting adult social care

Telford & Wrekin Council has announced cuts to adult social care services in a move that will end up costing taxpayers more than the council saves when vital support services are removed from carers. The announcement comes at the same

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T-Party loses over £40k

Figures from Telford & Wrekin Council show that we underestimated the amount of our money Telford & Wrekin Council lost on the T-Party event. We expected a loss on the concert of about £17,500 based on the shortfall in the

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Cllr Jill Seymour tops MEP list for 2014

We are very pleased to announce that Cllr Jill Seymour has been voted to the number 1 spot on the West Midlands regional list for next year’s EU elections by the membership. At the last EU elections UKIP had two

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