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Absent councillors – the case for recallable delegates

Back in August, we published this post – Councillors should be recallablehttp://southessexheckler.wordpress.com/2014/08/07/councillors-should-be-recallable/ which argued that councillors should effectively act as delegates who, if they fail in their duties to the communities they represent, should be subject to recall by residents and replaced. 414 more words


Policing - The Future

 I was sitting in one of the two remaining pubs in Alton (the landlord is so desperate that he no longer bars me!) next to this old boy and asked him what he did for a living. 410 more words


A Voluntary Farewell

On December 31st, 2012, I published a post on this blog. I gave it the title ‘Never Volunteer’, and it was about the fact that I was soon to begin two voluntary jobs. 602 more words

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