Monthly Archives: February 2013

Another view on Jahangir Akhtar – It just gets worse!

Rothpol is grateful for this contribution from a reader. She is clearly alarmed and dismayed to discover the full extent of Akhtar’s unacceptable attitudes, from his own words. Warning! Profanity alert, Jahangir Akhtar’s words are of the very worst kind, … Continue reading

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Is this man for real?

Jahangir ‘Asbo’ Akhtar seems to be revealing more than a little of his true views with this tweet: The link provided points to a blog called Rotherham Bradford Politics and to this post in particular, Exposing the lies and half … Continue reading

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Extra Time Called on Herringthorpe Plans

Rotherham Politics has learned that extra time has been ordered on the consultation about the current proposals before the Council concerning Herringthorpe. Why? The Council failed to put an advert in the Advertiser for the second time and this infraction … Continue reading

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Andrew Norfolk wins Paul Foot Award

Andrew Norfolk of the Times has won this years Private Eye Paul Foot Award for investigative journalism for his two year investigation into the child sexual exploitation phenomenon in Rotherham and Rochdale. Thoroughly deserved! The Paul Foot Award 2012 – … Continue reading

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Shaun Wright – out of his depth?

Looks like Wright is already out of his depth. I would have thought as PCC he would have dealt with this without having to refer to the Complaints Commission.  

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Dominic Beck in the Advertiser

Thanks to ‘a regular reader’, for this scan from last Friday’s Advertiser: Don’t strain your eyes, click on above to enlarge.

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Anston Parish Council Survival Kit

Absolutely Love this! Anston Parish Council Survival Kit History made in Rotherham at last nights meeting of Anston Parish Council when a tweeter live tweeted from the meeting. To view the tweets, click on this link to view Love Dinnington on … Continue reading

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