Council tax shambles
The following letter was sent to local press on 27 October 2016
The height and design of the new steps at Merton’s recycling centre really are an accident waiting to happen.
Commenting following the sad news of the death of The Revd. Dr. Andrew Wakefield, DD, Councillor Oonagh Moulton, Leader of Merton Conservative Group said:
Bringing Local Democracy to Merton’s Schools
Merton Council plan to scrap your weekly bin collection
Under this proposal:
A local resident wrote to the Wimbledon Guardian about Merton's Labour-run council scrapping weekly bin collections. Below is the reply of Councillor Daniel Holden, Conservative Spokesman for the Environment:
Local Conservative councillors challenge Labour’s decision to sell the Wimbledon theatre car park due to our concerns that the sale is not the best option for residents.
Labour councillors have voted to end weekly bin collections in Merton without considering the consequences for local residents. Despite having pledged in 2014 to protect the weekly refuse collection.
The new Wimbledon Village High Street Group has announced a number of exciting plans to help enhance the area for local residents and businesses.
Labour have been caught out in the St Helier ward by-election for lying about the closure of St Helier Hospital.