It's been a tough 48 hours for non-Conservative voters and parties. We are pleased to say, however, that Poole People has weathered the storm and is coming out the other side stronger. We have two new councillors -
Poole People Leader and Poole Town councillor Mark Howell has been selected as Poole People's candidate in Poole constituency for the General Election on 7th May. Poole People is a grassroots party and therefore the Council elections, which fall on the same day, must be our priority. Mark will be defending his seat in Poole Town in those elections. We…
The Head of Environmental and Consumer Protection Services at the Borough of Poole has issued a memo to councillors following reports of overflowing bins in some locations due to the good weather which includes the statement: “We are designed and resourced to meet predictable demand not peak demand. The latter would be both inefficient and unaffordable.”
We are concerned about the impact of recent upgrade to the pedestrian rail crossing in Poole High Street and likely future increases in rail services on the line. It is noticeable, following the upgrade, that the barriers are dropped earlier, resulting in more people having to wait at the crossing for longer.