Overview & Scrutiny Committee meeting 27th November 4pm

Overview & Scrutiny Committee meeting 27th November 4pm We need to continue our own “overview and scrutiny” of the review process by again packing the public gallery. However please be aware that although 2½ has been allowed for discussion given that the report’s recommendation reads “The OSC is therefore requested to consider and debate theContinue reading “Overview & Scrutiny Committee meeting 27th November 4pm”

Tell your councillor – “We want a Town Council”

  8,631 votes were cast for option 2, a Bexhill Town Council, by Bexhill residents. This was 93.5% of the total votes cast, and 245 votes more than the combined votes of the top Conservative candidate in each of the nine Rother wards on General Election day 2015. However we still need to persuade theContinue reading “Tell your councillor – “We want a Town Council””

Would a town council cost Rother a lot?

Having a town council would cost Rother almost nothing: the cost of the initial election would be charged to the new council and creating the town council would be a negligible cost to Rother. Furthermore, having a town council is likely to save Rother money, as it could free up some of Rother’s expenditure ifContinue reading “Would a town council cost Rother a lot?”

Deadline extended!

Rother has extended the deadline for people to “vote” to 5pm on Tuesday  October 31st. How come? This followed representations from D4B supporters pointing out that responses on the first two weeks of the consultation had been restricted. The original period of consultation of eight weeks had been proposed and approved by Rother’s own CommunityContinue reading “Deadline extended!”