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ENFORCEMENT

It does appear from the local press over time, that Oxford city has a more robust enforcement planning team than SODC. Quite often leaving certain types of development /activities, means there is a loss of income to the council &

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BREXIT

In my view, the campaign to leave or stay, saturated the TV to the extent it ‘switched’ people off. As did the acrimonious campaign by some. Now the people have spoken – some want another referendum because the vote did

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BY-ELECTION MARGARET TURNER

In my personal opinion, councillor Margaret Turner’s change of situation warrants the need for a by election. It appears she is also Chairperson of SODC & she does not want anything to get in the way of that. This sentiment

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LABOUR PARTY LEADERSHIP ELECTION

The Labour leadership election, has become a farce and in my view should be suspended until a proper & fair process is set in place. The shambles being played out in the press, surely does not inspire people to vote

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LABOUR PARTY LEADERSHIP

To see the current Labour Leadership election being played out in the media -makes me wonder whether Labour will ever be elected to government. Sound bites are easy to spout In my personal view, utilities should be in public ownership.

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GENERAL ELECTION

My difficulty was who to vote for. I am aware of others who were in the same situation. So how does one select ? Or do you to a protest vote ? Despite my views, it is important to ‘vote;

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THANKS

As many of you will know, Fred & I had a close friendship extending over 25 years. During this time we had been active in the community. Without Fred’s support I could not have helped the many people that I

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FRED JOHNS FUNERAL

I am appalled at the behaviour of certain individuals who ‘sabbotaged’ Fred’s funeral arrangements. They put their own self gratification above what Fred would have wanted. Fred’s funeral was to be a family affair, with my son & myself attending.

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FRED JOHNS

Sadly I am informing you that Fred has passed away. He was my ‘wingman’ for many years. Without his help & support I could not have helped the people that I did. I knew Fred for over 25 years. We

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COUNCILS

There has been talk in the media about changing council structures. There has been various alternatives put forward. My personal view is, the proposals would disenfranchaise local communities – the very people councillors are elected to serve. Again, in my

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