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Councillors call for parish split

July 30, 2012 |

THOUSANDS of residents in Coleview and Nythe are being urged to take up a rare opportunity to campaign to break away from the Stratton St Margaret parish and establish their own parish council.

Couns Dale Heenan and Coun Richard Hurley … Read More

Town reveal bid to redevelop stadium

July 12, 2012 |

SWINDON Town have revealed outline plans for the first phase of the multi-million pound County Ground redevelopment, which could start next year.

Chief executive Nick Watkins said the stage focuses on the Town End, doubling the capacity to 4,000, … Read More

ELECTION NIGHT: Covingham and Dorcan split

May 5, 2012 |

THE Conservatives have taken two out of the three seats in Covingham and Dorcan with Labour securing the third.

Kevin Parry, who lost his seat in the ward Conservatives Dale Heenan and Richard Hurley were elected with 1,469 and … Read More

Covingham Library to open on Saturdays from 5th May

April 12, 2012 |

Dale Heenan, “Library staff at Swindon Borough Council have recently completed a consultation exercise on new opening hours for Covingham Library. The result is that the Library will now be open on Saturday mornings and the first day is Saturday 5th May.

I hope … Read More

What do 3 local Conservatives, 2 Labour from Highworth and 1 Libdem from Wroughton have in common?

April 4, 2012 |

Dale Heenan, At noon today nominations closed for the Thursday 3rd May Swindon Borough Council elections. The Conservatives candidates are Richard Hurley, Kevin Parry and I. We are all proud local residents.

In stark contrast, the Labour party did not put … Read More

Labour withdraw their support for a debate on “opposing on principle the development of green open space in Swindon”

April 2, 2012 |

The Swindon Labour party appear to be running their local election campaign by trying to scare local residents into voting for them with non-existent threats that green open space in areas like Covingham and Dorcan are “at risk” of being … Read More

Stop playing games with Swindon’s heritage

March 28, 2012 |

Cllr Dale Heenan, “The Locarno has been in the press quite a bit in recent weeks because of an attempt to demolish the building. The Grade II-listed Locarno and former town hall buildings have been derelict for years and there have been … Read More

Councillor backs ‘in or out’ EU referendum

March 26, 2012 |

The People’s Pledge is a cross party political campaign that seeks a referendum in the United Kingdom on the European Union. It aims to achieve this by getting voters to sign a pledge to help secure a majority of Members … Read More

Tories set out vision in election manifesto

March 22, 2012 |

CREATING jobs, cutting crime and driving regeneration are among the promises in the newly-launched Conservative manifesto for the all-out local elections on May 3.

Normally only one third of seats are available on Swindon Council at any one election, but … Read More