Monthly Archives: October 2014

Back Park and Ride, not Buckhurst 2 folly

PROPOSAL FOR MULTISTOREY CARPARK ON BUCKHURST 2 The latest news about this foolish proposal confirms that the local highways authority agrees with most people in the town that this enormous structure for 300 extra vehicles would only result in complete … Continue reading

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Call for real recall of MPs

Recall I have been contacted by many constituents regarding the recall Bill. The Liberal Democrat, Conservative and Labour manifestos and the Coalition Agreement all proposed recall for or MPs guilty of misconduct. As Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg has said, the … Continue reading

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Million pounds boost for three and four year olds schooling in Kent

Nurseries, childminders and other early years providers in Kent are set for a £1,134, 861 cash injection to help three and four-year-olds from disadvantaged families. Children from low-income families have often fallen behind better off classmates before they even start … Continue reading

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Help us restore Bat & Ball rail station

Bat & Ball station is a listed building, and could be very attractive indeed. But Southeastern Railways have let the buildings – and the footbridge to the up platform – sadly fall into decay and disrepair over recent years. Bat … Continue reading

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Southeastern continues to deliver shambolic rail services for Sevenoaks commuters

  So as predicted the Southeastern franchise has been renewed – but the meltdown in train services continues anon… Visit Sevenoaks Rail Travellers – The main issues are: – collapsing train punctuality – even before the London Bridge rebuild starts – poor … Continue reading

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