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Something every planning committee already knows

Copied from Local Government Chronicle online

Homeowners prevent housebuilding, report finds
24 October, 2014 | By David Paine

House-building rates are lower in local authority areas with higher proportions of homeowners, according to analysis by the Institute for Government (IfG). 338 more words


Offshore oil rigs promote a richer marine life than at coral reefs

A 15 year study of the oil platforms off the California coast shows that they promote a rich and varied fish and marine life. They are greater than at estuaries and reefs on the California coast and richer even than at the famed coral reefs of Polynesia. 569 more words


A time for listening . . .

Earlier this year, I participated in an evaluation in Northern Mozambique, for Anglican Overseas Aid . The organisation did an interview with staff member Ben Lakos and me about the week, which appeared in their… 869 more words



Oh, Hello There! I didn’t see you come in… Welcome to my blog, a blog about software, web, mobile development and my own personal ramblings about what it is like to be a software dev in the real world. 316 more words


Leadership Posting 10/22/14 - Engagement Pillars

Since last week, the discussion was around holding conversations with your staff, the appropriate action now is to follow-up and ensure this was completed. You can increase your team’s engagement by relying on the four pillars of engagement. 877 more words


Gmail > Bigtop > Inbox : Email Makeover | The Upgrade

Updated: Looks like I was too quick on the draw yesterday. Google Inbox has made an appearance now. Click HERE for more.

Anyone else feeling the irony of the season premiere of Freak Show and Google’s next iteration of Gmail coming to light within days? 259 more words


Travelling Teacher

Dia dhuibh go léir folks,

A traditional hello as they would say in my beloved home country of Ireland , which right now I’m a thousand miles away from in the Middle east – Abu Dhabi ! 297 more words