Monthly Archives: July 2011

School Bus ‘Pure Nonsense’

Received in the Inbox: Sat 16 Jul 2011 21:13 ‘Dear BL, I sincerely hope that Cllr Brian Watson will be voting against such a ridiculous proposal to fund a school bus to Heritage School to get the children there on … Continue reading

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Parish Council ‘Cookie Jar’

Received in the Inbox: Sat, 16 Jul 2011 17:26:20 ‘I refer to your item suggesting that our Parish Council may be proposing to fund a bus from the village to Heritage School. Derbyshire County Council already collect taxes and allocate … Continue reading

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A Free School Bus For Everyone?

Received in the Inbox: Sat 16 Jul 2011 17:10 sent to Derbyshire CC copied to Barlborough Life ‘Our local Parish Council at Barlborough are considering funding a school bus to take the children of the village to Heritage School which … Continue reading

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Cllr Western’s Conflict Of Interest Over School Bus Scheme

Received in the Inbox: Fri 15 Jul 2011 17:22 ‘Dear Barlborough Life, I cant believe that the Parish Council are using residents money to benefit a minority of families by providing a bus to Heritage School. Has the Parish Council … Continue reading

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Litter Bins Overflowing Again

Received in the Inbox: Thu 14 Jul 2011 14:25 ‘Dear Cllrs I reported the full country park play area bin last week and received neither an acknowledgement or response. The play area bin is over flowing and has not been … Continue reading

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STOP PRESS: £4,560 To Be Spent On School Bus

The Labour controlled Parish Council is set to approve spending on Monday night of £4,560 per year for a school bus. This is to get pupils from Barlborough to Heritage school on time. Their lateness is affecting Heritage’s attendance figures. … Continue reading

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Fire On Barlborough Country Park

Someone had a fire on Barlborough Country Park on Wednesday night. Nothing will get done about it until they light one in the middle of a football pitch.

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Message From The Police

[Reference: C4617 reminder about forecourt security ] Officers are reminding motorists to lock their cars when paying for their petrol to prevent opportunist forecourt thieves. The warning comes as part of a continued crackdown across the force on thefts from … Continue reading

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Tesco – Not Even A Little Help For The School

Received in the Inbox: Mon 11 Jul 2011 16:38 ‘Dear Barlborough Life, Tesco was the talk of the school summer ball on Saturday night. While they have always supported the school with raffle prizes for their summer fair, this year … Continue reading

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Admin Costs Mount In Road Sweeping Saga…

Received in the Inbox: Sun 10 Jul 2011 16:15 ‘Dear Barlborough Life On the 10th May an email was sent to Bolsover District Council advising that grit had accumulated at the top of Slayley View Road and on the roundabouts … Continue reading

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