Saturday, May 12, 2018

When Patrick O’Dell, who was mayor of Wisbech in 2002/3, died in February his funeral went ahead without any Wisbech councillor, or current mayor Steve Tierney, in attendance. It attracted criticism at the time from another former mayor Nick Meekins; former town clerk ERBIE MURAT has now penned his own tribute – and joined the criticism of the current council.

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Steve Tierney
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Wisbech mayor Steve Tierney believes he has found the answer to the town’s on going public loos crisis – get shopkeepers to put up ‘welcome here’ stickers and open them to anyone caught short.

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Steve Tierney
Friday, April 6, 2018

A Wisbech county councillor – and current mayor – Steve Tierney announced tonight he is stepping down from his £5,000 a year role as a community champion.

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Steve Tierney
Monday, March 26, 2018

Former mayor Nick Meekins criticised Wisbech Town Council for not sending a representative to the funeral of another former mayor, Patrick O’Dell.

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Steve Tierney
Thursday, March 22, 2018

Wisbech Town councillors have been accused of being clueless by trying to save the historic castle, as they don’t have the ‘imagination, the money or the expertise.’

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Sam Hoy
Tuesday, March 20, 2018

A town councillor sacked for being lazy has hit back at the Conservative group that ousted him.

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Sam Hoy
Thursday, March 15, 2018

The North East Cambridgeshire Conservative Association is split over a rule change that has allowed party activists to de-select four district councillors – three of them cabinet members.

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Sam Hoy
Thursday, March 8, 2018

A row has broken out between Wisbech’s Round Table and the town’s mayor following the decision to scrap the Rose Queen from an annual event.

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Steve Tierney
Thursday, February 22, 2018

It was one of the oddest budget debates of recent times as Fenland Council couldn’t quite find the heart to deliver up a threatened three per cent rise in council tax.

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Will Sutton
Thursday, January 11, 2018

Council leader John Clark shocked colleagues tonight by resigning his position at Fenland District Council.

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Chris Grayling
Thursday, December 28, 2017

His blogs and social media battles have become the stuff of legend and Wisbech mayor Steve Tierney is fully aware of the controversy he can sometimes cause.

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Steve Tierney
Friday, October 27, 2017

They’re paid an extra £5,000 a year and their appointments have been heavily criticised by opposition councillors,

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Lis Every
Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Volunteer members of the self styled Wisbech Citizens’ Patrol voted last night to disband after claiming a petition calling for a ban on street drinking had led to team members being abused.

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Steve Tierney
Friday, August 18, 2017

Job descriptions for Cambridgeshire County Council’s newly appointed £5,000 a year community champions – including Councillor Steve Tierney for Fenland and Lis Every for East Cambs – have been revealed.

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Steve Tierney
Friday, July 28, 2017

Historic Wisbech Castle is to be transferred to Wisbech Town Council on a long lease with a peppercorn rent and £150,000 loan from the county council repayable over 25 years to carry out repairs and improvements.

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Sam Hoy
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

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