What are we voting for in East Herts?

Dear wardtimes,

I have been looking for a clear description of the policies the major parties intend to implement if they win the district elections on May 5th. I can find nothing about what the East Herts Conservatives would do if re-elected. Their website simply consists of a contact form.

Incinerators in Hertfordshire - a voters view

The Hertfordshire county council waste disposal committee have decided to develop incinerators within the county to burn any surplus rubbish and are going full steam ahead to pursue this policy in either Hatfield (Veolia) or the Lafarge site in Harper Lane, London Colney (EON).

Lack of Clarity about Councillor Allowances

Dear wardtimes,

Areas in Need of a Tidy-Up in Stortford

Dear wardtimes,

Children's Centres Funding is Secure

Dear Editor,

Following the recent launch of a nationwide Netmums campaign to save children’s centres, I am writing to reassure parents, carers and families across Hertfordshire, as well as all the subscribers to the website, that Hertfordshire County Council is committed to keeping all 82 children’s centres across the county open.

Hertford Museum

So District Cllr Mike Tindale, on behalf of East Herts District Council, grants a further £10,000 to the Hertford Museum, a worthwhile cause [wardtimes News, 21 January 2011].

Who are your Silverleys Councillors?

Many of us do not even know who our councillors are. Nonetheless, they make important local decisions regularly. So who are your local councillors?

Bishop’s Stortford Silverleys councillors are as follows:


Duncan Peek (Conservative)