The continuing woes for RBS has resulted in the announcement of the closure of lots of bank branches and the NatWest in Richmond is one of the victims. That's the second bank to go in the town this year. Banks can close branches with little risk because you are more likely to get divorced than … Continue reading NatWest in Richmond
Over the next week or two, Richmond residents will get a copy of our Focus newsletter. If you can't wait you can download a copy here It gives an update on The Friarage hospital mental health wards consultation plus the results of our Richmond business 'temperature check'. We'll be covering more of Richmondshire in the … Continue reading Focusing on Richmond
The consultation on the closure of Wards 14 & 15 is still open. You can STOP THE CLOCK by completing the online questionnaire and say that you want to STOP THE CLOCK. You will find the online questionnaire here. If you want to fill in a paper questionnaire you can download it here. You have … Continue reading Wards 14 & 15 closure consultation
We've been busy creating the latest issue of our FOCUS newsletter. If you live in the Richmond Central ward, keep a look out for our team of willing volunteers who are delivering them for us as we speak (thank you lovely people). This issue contains updates on what your two local councillors - Clive World … Continue reading What’s going on in Richmond Central?
Most of the residents at Queen’s Court sheltered housing scheme are unhappy because the Council have told them that they can no longer have individual meters measuring their heating. A new heating system is to be installed which will result in communal bills. Each person will pay the same amount regardless of individual energy usage. … Continue reading Queen’s Court Petition Refused
Richmondshire District Council has asked the Local Government Boundary Commission for England to review the number of Councillors in the District. They want to reduce the number of Councillors from 34 to 24 - despite the LGBCE saying that to reduce the number of Councillors to under 30 would automatically be a cause for concern. … Continue reading Plan to reduce Richmondshire Councillors
The big issues at District at the moment are The proposed Lidl Car Park along with asking them to repair the pavement from Queen Road. The consultation ends on July 3rd.You can comment by email, at email@example.com Queens Court needs a new heating system. There is a proposal that residents share the cost equally instead … Continue reading Richmondshire June 17
Councillor Clive World is our representative on Richmondshire District Council. He represents Richmond Central with independent Councillor Lorraine Hodgson. We will update here from time to time on his campaigns and the decisions of the Council