Kedleston Hall Under Threat

At a meeting of Amber Valley Borough Council to discuss the Council’s Core Strategy on 15 October 2014 the socialist councillors approved the allocation of 400 houses in the Kedleston Road area of Quarndon. This was in spite of very strong opposition from English Heritage. In its submissions to the…

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Democratic Deficit at Amber Valley

At a meeting of Amber Valley Borough Council to discuss the Council’s Core Strategy on 15 October 2014 the socialist Mayor of the Borough, Cllr John Walker, completely ignored the Constitution of the Council. He allowed members to speak for only three minutes whereas the Constitution allows five minutes. Not…

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Audit Highlights Council Savings

The meeting of Amber Valley Borough Council on 17 September received a report from KPMG, the Council’s auditors. In their report the auditors commented on the £4million of annual savings made by the Borough. These savings took place while the Conservatives were in control. Cllr Alan Cox, Deputy Leader of…

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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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