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EU: Protecting victims’ rights from cartels and market abuses

It was high time that the European Union took care of citizens and companies, usually SMEs, who have suffered economic losses and other damages from infringements of the EU antitrust rules, such as… 665 more words


Council United in bid to ban EDL! Whose streets? Our Streets!

Councillors voted unanimously to condemn the English Defence League ahead of it’s planned national demo in Rotherham on May the 10th. Cllr Brian Steele rightly proposed an emergency motion on the matter. 125 more words

Ex Councillor Peter Thirlwall arrested!

Ex-Councillor Peter Thirlwall was arrested at the Town Hall on Wednesday’s full council meeting after breaching the peace at the meeting all because he didn’t get to ask his first question. 55 more words

Submitting the Executive to scrutiny - David Hirst

Two executive decisions were called in at the scrutiny meeting last night.

The first was over the building works to be put in hand on the building next to the Guildhall known as Tower House. 527 more words


Beckenham Town Centre Improvements March/April 2014

The Beckenham Town Centre Team (TCT*) have presented the following list of suggested improvements to the Council led Working Group for the public realm improvements: 768 more words


Burnside's seven figure budget hole.

Impeccable sources tell me that Burnside has a large (read $1.5m)  deficit looming in its forthcoming budget which is predicted to introduce a percentage rate rise in the low to middle three percent. 65 more words


Council orders Persimmon to suspend work - but digging continues

Julia Sykes (Places Directorate – Solihull MBC) assured local councillor Howard Allen in writing on Wednesday that developers had been told to suspend activity, adding: … 239 more words