Tag: Newport

GO action day in Newport

UKIP councillors and activists helped spread the word at the Grassroots Out action day in Newport yesterday. Judging by the reaction on the street, Newportonians are overwhelmingly voting to leave the EU.  

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Newport supermarket plans – a scandalous waste!

Shropshire’s UKIP MEP Jill Seymour has condemned the ‘scandalous’ waste of taxpayers’ money on failed supermarket plans in Newport – and urged voters to remember it when they next go to the polls. Mrs Seymour, who will be fighting The

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Ironbridge and Newport by-election results

The results of yesterday’s by-elections in Ironbridge and Newport are as follows: Ironbridge Candidate Party Votes % Ken Stringer  Labour  325 44% Liz Mollett  Conservative  276 37.5% Richard Soame  UKIP  136 18.5% Turnout: 16.6% Newport West Candidate Party Votes % Peter

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Introducing our Ironbridge and Newport by-election candidates

Forget about UKIP’s historic by-election win in Clacton and the upcoming by-election in Rochester & Strood where Mark Reckless will become UKIP’s second MP, the main event is right here in Telford where residents in Ironbridge and Newport have the opportunity

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West Mercia Police providing traffic warden for Newport and Wellington

West Mercia Police have finally agreed to resume parking enforcement in Newport after both Newport and Wellington Town Councils agreed to part-fund a new CSO for the purpose. Newport Town Council has been lobbying Telford & Wrekin Council since last

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Newport taxi firm says eastern Europeans have a “better work ethic” [Poll]

Newport taxi firm, Ultimate Taxis, is recruiting drivers from eastern Europe because the owner says that people in Telford are too unreliable. Newport Town Councillor and owner of Ultimate Taxis, Cllr Terry Spooner, says that foreign taxi drivers have a

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Petition against Gnosall wind turbines near Newport

Cllr Jill Seymour has launched a petition against plans to erect huge 130m high wind turbines at Gnosall near Newport. Say NO to Wind Turbines 130m High in the village of Gnosall Near Newport Shropshire and anywhere else on UK

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Shropshire Star: Path leading to nowhere

Path leading to nowhere The highways department of Telford & Wrekin Council is currently building the path to nowhere. This path, which starts on Audley Avenue estate, runs in front and alongside the now empty Focus store at Newport across

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