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Poole Council yesterday (24th January 2017) voted 27 votes to 12 to extinguish itself and merge with Bournemouth and Christchurch. All Conservatives present voted to merge. All opposition councillors (Lib Dem, Poole People, UKIP and independent) voted against. The three Conservatives who we suspect were not prepared to vote for merger (Cllrs Atkinson, Butt and Pawlowski) did not attend the…
Poole People councillors will be voting against the proposed merger between Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole councils at the Full Council meeting later this month. The Poole People party recognises that the success of the area in the future depends on creating a vibrant economy across the conurbation and that a merged council could give the area more leverage with government…
The public consultation for the Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group (DCCG)'s Clinical Services Review begins today and runs until 28 February 2017. The proposals will have important implications for Poole, if implemented
Legal of General (the operator of the Dolphin Centre) and Poole Council have been renegotiating the lease structure relating to the Dolphin Centre and surrounding land, at L & G’s request. At the Full Council meeting on Tuesday 15 November, the Conservative administration is likely to push through a motion that will reconfigure the ownership interests in this area in…