Archive for February, 2012

HS2

February 24, 2012 at 6:05 pm

I wrote to the Camden New Journal this week about my opposition to HS2. You can read my letter here http://www.camdennewjournal.com/letters/2012/feb/campaign-against-hs2. Well done for the excellent Comment (Rail project spells destruction for ordinary families, February 16). Over 216 homes in the area I represent will be demolished and a further […]

 

Too many councillors leaving leaves councils too homogeneous

February 2, 2012 at 2:20 pm

I co-wrote this article with Peter Allen which was originally published on Left Foot Forward: Councillor turnover is an under-researched and under-addressed problem facing councils across the country today. It is best defined as a councillor leaving their council duties for any reason other than electoral loss. The 2010 Census […]