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Careerist councillors

A by-election for an Essex County Councillor to the Laindon Park and Fryerns division will be taking place on Thursday June 9th – this follows the passing away of Councillor Bill Archibald who represented that division. 470 more words

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Blocked by Linda Allport-Hodge

We were checking our South Essex Heckler Twitter feed this morning and noticed we had one less person in the list of people we follow. We did a check and found that Linda Allport-Hodge, the leader of the UKIP group on Basildon Council has blocked us from viewing and responding to her Tweets. 471 more words

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Sorted!

Recently, we put up a post expressing our utter frustration at dealing with Basildon Council over the simple matter of getting a fence on Nursery Gardens fixed: … 99 more words

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Why does a simple task like getting the council to repair a fence have to involve so much grief?

A garden fence on Nursery Gardens came down leaving a resident’s house wide open to any passing low life who may feel like making an opportunistic burglary. 341 more words

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Good news from Oldwyk

Slowly but surely, our patient work on Oldwyk on the Vange ¾ estate is starting to bear results. That work is a combination of badgering Basildon Council to do their job in delivering basic services on the one hand and encouraging resident involvement in improving the environment of the estate on the other. 228 more words

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Brooke House left to rot

Basildon Council’s plans for the ‘re-generation’ of Basildon town centre (and Laindon and Pitsea as well) are in disarray – Dashed development dreams: How Basildon’s regeneration blueprint went back to the drawing board… 297 more words

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Back to square one...

Basildon Council only want to communicate with their residents when it suits them… There have been more than a few occasions when it most definitely has not suited them to have any meaningful dialogue with tenant representatives, resident groups or individual residents. 279 more words

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