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RCT Cabinet broadcast shows their flaws
The second ‘live’ RCT Council Cabinet broadcast took place
today, although if you don’t follow @rctcouncil on Twitter you may have missed
the fact altogether as it is not exactly prominent on the Council website.   It took the esteemed Labour Members 20 min...
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Labour Council lost the plot over childcare
Whilst the Labour party at UK and Wales level are desperately
trying to convince people that they understand the problems associated with
childcare and want to do something positive about it then RCT Labour seem to
have lost the plot. Miliband is banging on...
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Labour and the thorny issue of communication
What is it with the Labour party and its elected members in
this area that they seem so reluctant to engage with the public or even to pass
on their views – unless through the pages of the taxpayer funded council website
or newspaper? It has never been easi...
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Is Pontypridd MP in the know or out of the loop
The Pontypridd Observer today carried a front page article
on the proposed changes to the school catchment areas for Y Pant and
Bryncelynnog schools, and the campaign to stop them going ahead. The piece continued on the inside and included comments from
Pon...
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Well the Labour lot on RCT Council surpassed themselves
again today.   Two Cabinet meetings were
held, the first to announce a consultation on phase 2 cuts and the second to receive
feedback and make decisions of the phase 1 proposals. The PR department and...
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Have Labour members got nothing better to do?
With everything that is
going on in RCT – rising council tax; education cuts; library; day centre; swimming
pool and theatre closures; controversial changes to school catchment areas, etc
., you would think that Labour members, elected or otherwise would ha...
With everything that is going on in RCT – rising council tax; education cuts; library; day centre; swimming pool and theatre closures; controversial changes to school catchment areas, etc ., you would think that Labour member...
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Councillors, Common Sense and Miscommunication
Every now and again someone will randomly come up with the
idea that there should be a minimum qualification level for Councillors.   Now I am not a supporter of that idea at all,
it is undemocratic and illiberal, and besides having a piece of paper which
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Apologise to the miners? Labour should be first in line
It is 30 years since the miners’ strike and certain Labour
party members are dancing up and down   - I
can only assume in an effort to gain some brownie points in their communities –
demanding an apology from the Conservatives . Cynon Valley AM Chris Chapma...
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Your constituency should come first Mick
The twitter feed of the Pontypridd Labour AM Mick Antoniw has gone
into overtime in recent days as the Newport living AM shows his eagerness to
let the people he represents know what he is doing for them. So what has caused this flurry of activity? The anno...
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Cllr Cannon and the Labour lot – scared, stupid or simply stubborn?
Next Wednesday the Labour Cabinet in RCT meet to launch the so
called consultation on the second round of the savage Labour cuts and to consider
the feedback from the public on the first round. The first round included cutbacks in nursery education,
youth p...
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