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Former Saint Pele at AFC Totton

Exciting news for the start of the next football season, MLT Natural Coaching will manage AFC Totton U16’s and will feed players from their Academy into the squad. ...

Accountability In Our NHS

I undertook a very unpleasant duty today, one I never imagined I would ever do so when first elected at a County Councillor. ...

Control of our Borders

Everybody, in every country, would say that all Nations should have control of their borders. Of course, in the real world, this simply isn't posssible. Turkey, that borders Syria, is presently home to some 2 million refugees. ...

Clean for the Queen

Forgive the pun.... I don't want to "rubbish" the idea of a forthcoming event to spend a day where local people are invited to take part in litter picking events across the nation, dubbed "Clean for the Queen". ...

Air, Land and Sea

The following consideration isn't going to loom large in the public mind when it comes to deciding whether to vote for in or out of the European Union. ...

Housing v Green Fields – Let’s Be Honest

Politicians like to deliver what people want. On the face of things, the system isn't that complicated. We try and find out what people want. We try and deliver it. If people think we do a good job they are more likely to keep us in office. ...

Can we pick and choose which laws to obey?

I feel distinctly uncomfortable about the ruling of a United Nations Panel that says the long term tenant of the Equadorian Embassy, Julian Assange, has been unlawfully detained and now entitled to compensation. ...

Cockleydown Copse Update

I took a stroll down to Cockleydown Copse, a wooded area of land just off the A35 Eastbound, opposite Rushington business park. ...

Totton Child Safety Alert

On Wednesday afternoon, in Ringwood Road, Totton, a man wearing a hoodie attempted to entice a 10 year old boy into his car. ...

Cycling and Pedestrian Safety

One of the foreseen negatives of constructing the new walking and cycling link between Marchwood and Totton was that there would be increasing numbers of cyclists and pedestrians having to cross the busy Bury Road, near to the junction of Trotts Lane. ...

Given the Silent Reatment

I know that New Forest District Councillors are completely out of step with public opinion when it comes to the less than glamorous issue of dog mess. ...

Viewing Swedish Video’s

It sounds a slightly unlikely scenario. I spent part of today in Winchester Science Centre, working towards making Hampshire a safer place, by watching Swedish video clips! ...

Harvey’s Store, Hounsdown

It's really sad to see this store remain empty. In the past, I was closely involved in trying to get it re-opened and was even once, successful in doing so. ...

Seven Hundred and Seventy Seven!

I put in a request to find out how many recorded instances there were of fly-tipping in the New Forest District Council area in 2015. ...

Fawley Power Station site development

It looks very likely that Fawley is going to get an extra 1000 or more homes by way of a development planned for the former power station site, to include a luxury marina. ...

Salisbury Road works

I'm sorry about the delays caused by the works in Salisbury Road at the moment. ...

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