D4B suspends its activity until after the election on May 2nd 2019.

Pleae note: For the duration of the Rother District Election Campaign – Democracy4Bexhill will suspend its activity. For information about the campaign to secure a Town Council for Bexhill – please contact the groups who form D4B: Association of Independent Councillors – Doug Oliver –dougoliver1@hotmail.co.uk 07917 845737 Bexhill Labour Party – Christine Bayliss –bayliss4bexhillandbattle@gmail.com 07904953255 Bexhill LiberalContinue reading “D4B suspends its activity until after the election on May 2nd 2019.”

D4B launches a campaign for better Rother councillors!

Press release  Democracy4Bexhill has launched a campaign to get better councillors elected to Rother District Council on 2 May 2019. In 2017 Rother held a consultation called a Community Governance Review on whether to improve local governance. Over eight thousand residents of Bexhill called for Rother to allow a town council to be set up,Continue reading “D4B launches a campaign for better Rother councillors!”

Parking proposals: will they affect you?

East Sussex and Rother councillors have plans to tackle parking in the town. The detailed draft plans and maps on parking can be tracked down on the RDC website (minutes and appendix 2 of Overview and Scrutiny Committee meeting 19th March 2018). D4B has asked Rother that the plans be available in hard copy afterContinue reading “Parking proposals: will they affect you?”

Rother didn’t listen to Bexhill residents… Now a national association calls for change

In Rother’s community governance review last year, 93.5% of 9,227 Bexhill residents asked for a town council, and Rother famously said no. Word went round the country, and now the Government has just had a consultation about how to improve these reviews. The National Association of Local Councils, representing 10,000 local councils, has responded sayingContinue reading “Rother didn’t listen to Bexhill residents… Now a national association calls for change”

Don’t rain on East Parade

No further consultation is planned on the East Parade in Bexhill. Rother’s plans to improve it, entitled The Coastal Environments Corporate Project – East Parade Bexhill, are on the RDC website (Cabinet meeting 12th March 2018). But are they exciting? We do get a new building for the Sea Angling Club and a paying carContinue reading “Don’t rain on East Parade”

D4B Summary Income and Expenditure Accounts to Dec 2017

In the interests of openess and transparancy, this is the income and expenditure for D4B. DEMOCRACY 4 BEXHILL SUMMARY INCOME & EXPENDITURE ACCOUNT – 24 Oct 16 to 31 Dec 17 Income Cash setup donations by committee members 310.00 Launch meeting donations 243.11 Donations – committee members – bills & cash 454.09 Donations – IndividualContinue reading “D4B Summary Income and Expenditure Accounts to Dec 2017”