Monthly Archives: October 2011

Jobs for the boys again? Darren Hughes and Robin Stonebridge.

So it looks like jobs for the boys again, Darren Hughes and Robin Stonebridge. Just to remind your readers, Cllr Hughes stood as a Tory against Robin Stonebridge who was then the Labour Councillor for Anston and Woodsetts. Cllr Hughes … Continue reading

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Top Ten Posts last week – Total 914 page views

Week 43. Eleven Posts this week. Our grateful thanks, as always, go to our contributors and commenters but especially our readers. Home page 355 Gerald Smith case goes international – Swedish ‘Kristdemokraten’ picks it up! 59 Breaking News!! Selection fun … Continue reading

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A reflection on Robin Stonebridge’s fitness for office?

Regarding Robin Stonebridge seeking nomination for election to the Borough Council – we say ‘Whoa’! This is the man who, when Chairman of Anston Parish Council and a Borough Councillor, verbally abused members of the public for example: Member of … Continue reading

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More Jottings from Anston – A “Quality Parish Council”

Fresh in from Mrs Overall: October 2011 Well here we go again – Chaos is King Cllr Ireland, Chair introducing items that were not on the agenda! – SO – Make it up as we go along, aren’t 3 days … Continue reading

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Labours dirty tricks in selection contests?

Rotherham Politics has learned that some selections are perhaps being managed by excluding members from the selection process by means of the simple expedient of failing to invite all qualified members to meetings! Rotherham Labour Local Government Committee responsible for … Continue reading

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Hoober Ward could be next to dump a dinosaur?

Reports that Frank Hodgkiss, Labour Member for Hoober Ward, is in serious difficulties support wise. It is rumoured, he may be the next to want more time with their families? More news always wanted. Maurice Kirk? Alan Gosling? Anyone?

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News of two more!

Thanks to readers it can now be reported that two more of next years crop have fallen on their own swords. Firstly the veteran Councillor Sheila Walker, currently member for Keppel Ward largely made up of Thorpe Hesley, is standing … Continue reading

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