May 21 2013 Latest news:
In a rare moment of unity, Ben Gummer and David Ellesmere have agreed that Tesco’s decision to pull out of the Grafton Way development is a blow for the town.
THE arrival of UKIP as a significant force on the county council is intriguing – but it’s difficult to see how their nine councillors at Endeavour House will act as a cohesive group.
AFTER all the delays on other major projects in the town centre, it is good news that the owners of the Buttermarket Centre are going ahead with the conversion of the former department store into a nine-screen Vue cinema.
THOSE who follow me on Twitter will know that I’ve been getting a tad wound up over recent days about national politicians hijacking the local election campaign.
I NEVER actually met Lady Thatcher – or Mrs Thatcher as she was in her prime – but I did see her at on a couple of occasions when I was a student and she was leader of the opposition.