Residents’ Requests Refused.

Amber Valley Borough Council is going to arrange a special Council Meeting on 15 October to discuss its Core Strategy. The ruling Socialists have decided that only 25 members of the public would be allowed to attend this meeting. Local Groups comprising hundreds of residents had requested the Council to…

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What Labour don’t want you to know

 

The controlling self-styled Socialist administration on Amber Valley Borough Council have removed information from a Cabinet report that they would rather residents did not have. A report on a consultation exercise on the future of the Garden Waste collection scheme was published on 22 August. However, less than a week…

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Herbert Strutt Charity

The Herbert Strutt Charity was set up in 1986 to benefit the residents of Belper. The Trust is advised by a management committee made up of six Belper Town Councillors and six Amber Valley Borough Councillors. These councillors have always been appointed by the two councils in accordance with the…

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Garden Waste Collection

At a meeting of Amber Valley Borough Council on 23 July, the Socialist Cabinet Member for the Environment refused to rule out a future charge to collect garden waste.

The previous Conservative administration introduced the current scheme which started in Spring 2013. This has proven very successful with 12,500 homes belonging…

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Lily Street Farm

At the meeting of Amber Valley Borough Council held on 23 July, Cllr C Emmas-Williams, the deputy leader of the self-styled Socialist group sprang a massive surprise during the debate on the Core Strategy. The papers which were published with the agenda showed that an additional 13 sites were recommended…

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