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Weedy Western Won’t Cut-It For A Dennis Skinner Replacement

Cllr Anne Western is lining herself up as Dennis Skinner’s replacement in a few years time so the Labour Party chatterati are saying. She won’t get very far while she continues to show such blatant disregard for the ex-mineworkers. The … Continue reading

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Well Done Barlborough First!

Barlborough First campaigned for improved access to Barlborough Country Park and a pathway along Clowne Road.  It’s great news that this work is finally going ahead. Brian Watson (Barlborough First) championed this back in 2008 as this old YouTube video … Continue reading

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Clowne Road Stone Planter Being Demolished

The stone planter on Clowne Road is currently being demolished by Derbyshire County Council. Even though the emergency parish council meeting to discuss its removal is not being held until tonight…7.00pm in the Church Institute – should be an interesting … Continue reading

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Tesco Distribution Centre to stay OPEN

The Derbyshire Times report this week……………………… STAFF and residents have learned today, Wednesday, August 28, that Tesco’s distribution centre at Barlborough – which was due to close in September – is now expected to stay open. The centre on Gander … Continue reading

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Parish Van Stolen

The parish council van (paid for by us) has been stolen. The keys were left in the ignition while the flowers were being watered. Someone got in and drove off with it.

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Pot Hole Repaired

…well done Barlborough Life!

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Breaking News: And The Exciting and Creative Agenda For Derbyshire Under Aunty Anne Is…

A focus on Markham Vale, Glossop library and closer partnership working with District and Parish Councils…  

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38 Years Continuous Service And Not Even A ‘Thank You’

Cllr Wilcox (Labour) “I’m not going to ask members to express their gratitude today for Nick’s long service since I understand there will be other opportunities to do that at a later date.” Nick Hodgson had worked for Derbyshire County … Continue reading

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Derbyshire Is Going To Be Plunged Into Chaos…And It’s Already On The Way…

With a Labour councillor as the new Chief Executive and Cllr Western in control of the finances it’s not going take long before the whole county is in chaos. With her business approach the country would grind to a halt, … Continue reading

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UPDATE – Council chief to leave role in June

THE chief executive of Derbyshire County Council is leaving the authority at the start of June. Read more: here Labour just can’t work with him!

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