Conservative councillors in Gloucestershire have expressed significant concerns about rumoured plans by the South West Ambulance Trust to withdraw from Gloucester’s Tri-Service control centre and workshop facilities.
Gloucestershire County Council Leader Mark Hawthorne has welcomed the publication, by Gloucestershire Police today, of the independent report, carried out by City of London Police into the Cotswold Water Park fraud.
Changes proposed by the Liberal Democrats would mean county councillors could no longer easily sack the council leader.
It has been announced that the pilot badger cull in Gloucestershire is to be ended.
By-elections were held for both Redmarley ward and Coleford East ward of Forest of Dean District Council, following the sad deaths of the incumbent Councillors in the wards (Peter Ede in Redmarley, and Frank Baynham for Coleford East).
The Forest of Dean MP, Mark Harper, has been re-adopted by Forest of Dean Conservative Association to stand as the Conservative candidate in the 2015 General Election.
Three Gloucestershire MPs have called on Gloucestershire Constabulary to take urgent action to ensure farmers are properly protected, and the law is enforced, to prevent harassment and unlawful behaviour by some of those opposed to the badger cull.
Mark Harper, MP for the Forest of Dean, has today commented on GlaxoSmithKline’s decision to sell Lucozade and Ribena to Suntory Beverage and Food Limited.
Mark Harper, MP for the Forest of Dean, has expressed his support for Dene Magna’s proposed exchange programme with schools in Okinawa, Japan.
Mark is visiting Turning Point in Cinderford, holding a constituency surgery and opening Hartpury Village Hall.