Monthly Archives: September 2012

Twitter in Brentwood and the LGA’s ‘Ourday’ Initiative

Along with Councils up and down the country, Brentwood took part in the ‘ourday’ initiative on Twitter yesterday, which was run by the LGA ( Local Government Association). The idea was to raise awareness of the work that local authorities … Continue reading

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Protests, Promises and Popularism

There’s been lots in the news this week about the Liberal Democrats’ broken promise on tuition fees and the decision by Nick Clegg to apologise for breaking his election pledge to scrap them. Two years on and we all remember … Continue reading

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Bench – What Bench?

This post is set to be some what of a ward rant…and with good cause. Back in the Spring, a bench at the rear of Hutton Poplars, next to the copse was destroyed by vandals. I had it removed and … Continue reading

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The Week Ahead

What a lovely weekend we’ve just had! Mine was quite varied and mixed, I spent time on Council work, PCC elections and later on with friends, enjoying the beautiful sunshine. On Saturday morning, Nick Alston, our candidate for the Essex … Continue reading

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Back From Summer Recess!

Well there is one good thing about the poor weather that we’ve had this Summer – it’s meant we’ve got a lot done! The Council officially returns from recess this week and it is back to business! It has been … Continue reading

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