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Entries for December 2016

DateBlog Entry
Saturday, 24 December 20162016 - a year of great change. Merry Christmas
Friday, 23 December 2016I urge Hugo Swire to work with his colleagues to reject schools funding formula plans
Friday, 23 December 2016My response to Devon County Council’s cut threat to Otter Rotters
Friday, 23 December 2016The battle women face every day - attaining the unattainable
Thursday, 15 December 2016Third of struggling Devon schools set to be worse off under ‘fairer’ funding “shambles”
Thursday, 15 December 2016Ottery St Mary Primary School set to lose £38,000 under new “fairer funding” formula
Wednesday, 14 December 2016Kings School stands to lose a further £123,000 by 2020 under “fairer funding” formula
Wednesday, 14 December 2016Schools face cuts of £3bn
Tuesday, 13 December 2016Now Devon schools are in crisis … and are asking for our help
Monday, 12 December 2016A report on plans for a quarry at Straitgate Farm by Cllr Roger Giles
Thursday, 08 December 2016Devon County Council in denial over community composting rate cuts impact
Thursday, 08 December 2016My environment policy review motion backed unanimously by Devon County councillors
Thursday, 08 December 2016Devon County councillors vote unanimously to back two controversial health motions
Wednesday, 07 December 2016Otter Rotters is at risk from plans to halve composting collection payments
Wednesday, 07 December 2016The list of questions that will determine whether 72 community East Devon hospital beds are lost
Saturday, 03 December 2016Save our NHS Devon rally attracts hundreds of protesters from across the county
Thursday, 01 December 2016Local NHS rep to attend Ottery Town Council on Mon to explain more bed cut plans
Thursday, 01 December 2016Exeter rally - Save Our NHS - Saturday noon, Bedford Square
Thursday, 01 December 2016EDDC scrutiny committee recommends litany of concerns to bed cuts consultation
Thursday, 01 December 2016Devon County Council approves Straitgate Farm for inclusion in quarrying strategy