Archive for Month: January 2015

  • CONSULTATION ON POLICE OFFICE IN CLARE

    No final decision on the future of Clare police office will be made until local people have been consulted – the recent public meeting in Clare Town Hall was told. The lease expired in December but has been extended by six months for local people to give their views. Senior police officials: the county’s Police…

  • POLICING IN & AROUND CLARE

    PUBLIC MEETING – CLARE TOWN HALL, 7pm TUESDAY 20 JANUARY with SUFFOLK POLICE & CRIME COMMISSIONER TIM PASSMORE + DEPUTY CHIEF CONSTABLE GARETH WILSON

  • CHRISTMAS OVER + ON WITH EASTER

    I know they say time seems to fly by as you get older but I was somewhat surprised when I was in the Clare Co-Op the other day to see there were hot cross buns for sale …before I had even taken my Christmas decorations down!

  • BETTER MOBILE RECEPTION COMING THIS WAY SOON?

    One of the very few downsides of living and working in our picturesque corner of South West Suffolk is the rotten reception for mobile phones. Neither my county council blackberry nor my own orange phone receives a decent signal at home or pretty much anywhere in Stansfield. The great news is that our mobile network…

  • WICKHAMBROOK’S NEW BRIDGE

    The dodgy old footbridge by Wickhambrook ford was replaced by the county council just before Christmas. I part funded the project to the tune of £1,500 from my highways budget because I felt that the new structure apart from being sturdier and safer would also allow for a better flow when water levels are high. Steven…

  • TO WICKHAMBROOK SURGERY & WEST SUFFOLK HOSPITAL …………………… A VERY BIG THANK YOU

    Like many people this Christmas, my husband Richard and I have struggled through with bad colds. So we thought it was just his cough when he lost his breath as we walked home from the Hawkedon Queen with friends on Boxing Day. He didn’t want to make a fuss and waited until Monday to see his…