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LIB DEM SUCCESS – LLEW TOPS THE POLL!

by Llew Monger on 7 May, 2011

In Thursday’s AVDC election in Winslow Ward Llew Monger topped the poll and gained a seat for the Lib Dem’s from the Conservatives. unfortunately Llew’s running mate, Trish Cawte,  was a little behind and the second Winslow seat was retained by the Conservatives. (Full result below) It was a bad day for the Buckingham Constituency […]

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Good morning.  I hope we didn’t wake you too early while delivering our final campaign message this morning – if we did then sorry. There are three good reasons why you should vote Liberal Democrat today. 1. Llew and Trish work hard all year round for Winslow as members of the Town Council.  They’re not […]

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SHIPTON INQUIRY RESUMES

by Llew Monger on 4 May, 2011

The Public Inquiry into proposals to build 175 houses on land between Little Horwood Road and Shipton resumed in Aylesbury on Tuesday. Llew took time out from the local election campaign to attend the opening session and formally deliver the submission that  he’d prepared on behalf of the  Town Council which is opposed to the development.   The […]

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Tory Tales

by Llew Monger on 4 May, 2011

Tory Tales 1 One of the Tory Candidates is telling voters that the Town Council is going to build a noisy Skateboard Park on land at the Winslow Centre. This is quite untrue and causing undue concern to residents in Park Road and Avenue Road.  The Town Council do hope to provide a new multi-use games […]

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Let down again by local Tory Councillors

by Llew Monger on 28 February, 2011

The petition against car parking charges organised by local resident Ruth Ash generated over 2,000 signatures so Aylesbury Vale District Council were obliged by their own rules to debate the issue last week.   Ruth was allowed 5 minutes to speak in support of the petition and did a great job.  It was then the turn of […]

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Shipton enquiry delayed again.

by Llew Monger on 18 February, 2011

The Public Enquiry into Gladman Developments proposal to build 175 houses on land between Little Horwood Road and Shipton hamlet will not now resume until 3rd May. The enquiry should have concluded this week but  a decision was awaited in a case which could have an impact nationally.  Although the judgement was given on 9th […]

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How should our town grow?

by Llew Monger on 30 January, 2011

Here’s your chance to have your say about future housing development in Winslow.   The Coalition Government is changing the method of planning for future growth so that communities get to have a far greater say in the level of new housing development.  Because of this Aylesbury Vale District Council is just starting to create a […]

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SHIPTON PLANNING ENQUIRY ADJOURNED UNTIL FEBRUARY

by Llew Monger on 8 December, 2010

 After just one and a half days the planning enquiry into proposals to develop 175 houses off Little Horwood Road has been adjourned.   The Inquiry has been adjourned to await the outcome of legal action being taken by a national housebuilder, Cala Homes, against the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government regarding the […]

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Roadworks, roadworks, roadworks. What’s going on?

by Llew Monger on 21 November, 2010

You can’t have failed to notice that there are quite a lot of roadworks going on in Winslow at present.  All of the work is ‘off-site highways improvements’ related to the Banner Homes development off Verney Road.  As part of the planning consent for the development Banner are obliged to pay for these works which […]

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Developers offer £3million community benefits package

by Llew Monger on 21 November, 2010

The planning enquiry into the proposed development of 175 dwellings between Little Horwood Road and Shipton will start at 10.00am on 7th December at, The Oculus, The Gateway, Gatehouse Road, Aylesbury, HP19 8FF. The previous application for this site was refused and the Town Council and AVDC continue to oppose the proposals despite some amendments […]

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