Monthly Archives: May 2013

Slimmed Down Cabinet Announced

• Cllr Anne Western, leader, strategic policy and budget * Cllr Kevin Gillott, deputy leader, children and young people * Cllr Joan Dixon, cabinet member, economy, jobs and transport * Cllr Dave Allen, cabinet member, health and communities * Cllr … Continue reading

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Pot Hole Repaired

…well done Barlborough Life!

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Dangerous Pot Hole in Barlborough

At the top of Oxcroft Way on the Treble Bob Roundabout a large pot hole which is filled with water has been allowed to become dangerous by Derbyshire County Council. We have been advised that a local resident reported this as … Continue reading

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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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Barlborough Parish Council, Bad For Business?

Tesco withdrew their sponsorship of the Parish Council’s Treble Bob roundabout when Labour took over the Parish Council. On Monday, Waystones took their sponsorship signs off the roundabout at the bottom of Slayley View Road. The ‘Welcome to Clowne’ roundabout … Continue reading

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Complaint About Barlborough Country Park

Received in the Inbox: 5 May 2103 08:51 ‘Dear Anne I am making an official complaint about your lack of maintenance on Barlborough Country Park. Could you arrange for the following work to be carried out? 1. Litter picked – … Continue reading

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Looks Like Aunty Anne Is Set To Sack Derbyshire’s Chief Executive

Derbyshire Times Published on 14/05/2013 17:21 Derbyshire County Council (DCC) has refused to dispute claims its new Labour leader is poised for a dramatic top-level clear out. The authority would not comment on speculation its £152,000-a-year chief executive Nick Hodgson … Continue reading

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