Monthly Archives: June 2012

Hospital job for our very own Mark Edgell!!!

Dear Rotherham Politics Readers, It was with a sense of disappointment, but not disbelief that I read this recent article in the “Star” – http://www.thestar.co.uk/news/health/hospital-job-for-ex-council-boss-1-4679759 It seems there’s no limit to the extent to which Rovrum’s Corn Fed Grunters, Muppets … Continue reading

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Dolly Parton Imagination Library – A disaster in the making?

A Rotherham Politics reader who wishes to remain anonymous sent Rothpol this very interesting link: http://ted.europa.eu/udl?uri=TED:NOTICE:199189-2012:TEXT:EN:HTML&src=0 This document repays careful reading but the most alarming is the cost £1,200,000! Centralised purchasing arrangements, such as being proposed here, invariably go wrong … Continue reading

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Emma Hoddinott – Taken To Task!

Dear Rotherham Politics Reader, Well well well, if I’d know then what I know now, I wouldn’t have given Ms Laybah Candidate the time of day, or me vote http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CRImvz153yE What a sodding cheek when aspirant, but unsuccessful candidate for … Continue reading

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Mrs Overall’s Acorn Antiques – Parish Council Meeting 18th June 2012 – Olympic Edition!

ACORN  ANTIQUES Parish Council Meeting  –  18 June 2012 . In the run up to the Olympics Make sure you have your go faster stripes on Get ready – On your marks, get set, Goooooooooooooooooooooo And they are off – … Continue reading

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Rotherham’s Disgrace – The questions begin? FOI 166 – An answer of sorts is received!

Don got his answer: On Wed, 27/6/12, Corbett, Sarah <Sarah.Corbett@rotherham.gov.uk> wrote: From: Corbett, Sarah <Sarah.Corbett@rotherham.gov.uk> Subject: FOI Request 166 To: DON BUXTON Date: Wednesday, 27 June, 2012, 10:33 Dear Mr Buxton, I refer to your recent request for information regarding … Continue reading

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Rotherham’s Disgrace – RMBC Website concealing more than revealing – Answer Supplied

Don Buxton received his reply: On Tue, 26/6/12, Rimes, Kevin <Kevin.Rimes@rotherham.gov.uk> wrote: From: Rimes, Kevin <Kevin.Rimes@rotherham.gov.uk> Subject: RE: COMPLAINT/CONCERN TO THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OF RMBC To: Don Buxton Cc: “CYPS-Complaints” <CYPS-Complaints@rotherham.gov.uk>, “NAS-Complaints” <NAS-Complaints@rotherham.gov.uk> Date: Tuesday, 26 June, 2012, 11:00 Dear … Continue reading

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Come on RMBC, get your website working properly!

At this time of year Rothpol likes to spend a few idle minutes having a look at the interests declarations online published on the council’s website, the 28 day time limit for declarations now having expired. Readers should know that … Continue reading

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