Local News

Initial funding secured for Whitacre Heath Pumping Station

Local MP Craig Tracey and County Councillor Joan Lea have welcomed an agreement between the Environment Agency, Warwickshire County Council and Nether Whitacre Parish Council for maintenance of a surface water pump. The pump will help to prevent flooding in the village

Conservatives Reject Proposal For Broiler Plant In Mancetter

At a recent meeting of the Planning Board at North Warwickshire Borough Council, an application to build a broiler plant in Mancetter was rejected by councillors. Local Conservative ward members Margaret Bell and Denise Clews made a clear and coherent case for refusal, bringing the attention of the Board to the areas of the application that were ignored or understated by the Environment Agency. Their strong case against this application led to a unanimous decision by the Board to reject the application. 

Conservatives Consult on Borough Care

Following last week’s Full Council meeting, the Conservative administration at North Warwickshire Borough Council announced that they would consult with Borough Care customers about the future of the service.

Conservatives look to extend CCTV in Coleshill

Local Conservative Borough councillors Mark Jones and Stacey Ingram have today announced that they intend to begin a consultation on extending and improving the provision of CCTV in the Coleshill area.

Conservatives gain North Warwickshire Council

It was a clean sweep for local Conservatives in North Warwickshire following the elections which took place on 7th May. Not only did they retain the parliamentary seat with their candidate, Craig Tracey but they also gained control of North Warwickshire Borough Council after taking six seats from Labour.