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Entries for February 2016

DateBlog Entry
Sunday, 28 February 2016Ottery and West Hill phone lines returning as BT makes urgent repairs
Sunday, 28 February 2016BT engineers planning temporary fix to as many phones lines as possible today
Saturday, 27 February 2016BT sends in team to urgently investigate as around 300 phone lines go down in the Ottery area
Friday, 26 February 2016My column in this week’s Express & Echo: Government enforced council cuts are short-sighted
Friday, 19 February 2016Devon County councillors unanimously back my proposal for public speaking rights at scrutiny cttees
Friday, 19 February 2016Devon County Councillors vote through £35m of budget cuts
Wednesday, 17 February 2016West Hill Road repair works set to start on Monday
Tuesday, 16 February 2016D-day for Devon school crossing patrols at this Thursday’s full council budget meeting
Tuesday, 16 February 2016Devon County councillors poised to vote on allowing public to address its scrutiny committees
Wednesday, 10 February 2016West Hill Road blocked until further notice but highways officers doing all they can
Monday, 08 February 2016Cuts fears prompt retired chief police officer to bid for Devon and Cornwall Crime Commissioner
Wednesday, 03 February 2016EU parliament votes in favour retaining “nature laws”
Tuesday, 02 February 2016West Hill Road closed until further notice as hole worsens
Monday, 01 February 2016Approx 50 protesters from across East Devon attended tax avoidance/MP funding cuts vote demo today