Friday, February 16, 2018

Secret talks were held more than a year ago about the possibility of building an incinerator in Wisbech, we can reveal today.

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Graham Hughes
Friday, February 9, 2018

County council leader Steve Count warned that drivers around March face huge delays in coming months once work starts on traffic lights at the Gaul Road junction with the A141,

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Steve Count
Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Plans to save £45 million of tax payers money by closing the historic Cambridgeshire County Council head offices and turning them into a tourist attraction are coming closer to reality.

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Steve Count
Thursday, January 11, 2018

Council leader Charles Roberts told Transport Secretary Chris Grayling today that he welcomed improvements to Ely North junction but he would continue to “fight the corner” of Queen Adelaide residents fearful of barrier closures.

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Chris Grayling
Tuesday, October 17, 2017

The leader of Cambridgeshire County Council has made a plea to the Government for a fairer funding deal which he says would give this area an extra £15m funding.

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Cambridgeshire
Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Cambridgeshire County Council is calling for a fairer deal on funding for adult social care services from Government.

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Steve Count
Thursday, September 14, 2017

A petition with 2,293 signatures has been claimed by its organiser for helping to secure a “tougher enforcement regime” to stop street drinking in Wisbech.

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Sam Hoy
Friday, August 11, 2017

Five county councillors – fresh from enjoying their 30 per cent rise in allowances – are set to get an extra £5,000 a year.

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Steve Count
Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tory leader Steve Count blamed exclusion from last year of councillors from the local government pension scheme as one reason for proposing allowances much bigger than those recommended by an independent panel.

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Steve Tierney
Monday, July 17, 2017

A Wisbech man – who sat on a previous independent panel considering the allowances paid to county councillors – claims the latest report to be voted on tomorrow has been poorly publicised.

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Steve Count
Friday, May 5, 2017

Newly elected mayor of Cambridgeshire James Palmer described tonight how the county has “the building blocks of success”.

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Sam Hoy
Thursday, March 30, 2017

Details have emerged of major IT failures within Cambridgeshire County Council that may have compromised schools Ofsted inspections and in one month alone could have cost the authority £560,000 in wasted man hours.

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Steve Count

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