Burntwood councillor blasts time set aside for debate on youth service cuts

A Burntwood councillor has blasted the length of time allocated for a debate on the future of the youth service in Staffordshire. The...

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Waste collection changes in Lichfield and Burntwood could save £500,000

Changes to the way waste in Lichfield and Burntwood is collected could save more than £500,000 over the next three years. Councillors...

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Doubts cast on plan for public toilet charges in Lichfield and Burntwood

Plans to introduce charges for public toilets across Lichfield and Burntwood will not bring in as much money as previously thought, a...

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Boundary review is not time to play politics, councillor warns

A councillor has warned it “isn’t a time to play politics” as Lichfield District Council deals with a review of ward...

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Lichfield City Council to consider ward boundary options

Lichfield City Council is set to discuss the impact of ward boundary changes – alterations which are likely to see a reduction...

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Labour group leader slams Lichfield District Council’s tax rise decision

A Burntwood councillor has said the decision to raise council tax has come at the wrong time for local residents. Lichfield District...

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Lichfield District Council accused of “democracy dodging” on tax rise

Lichfield District Council has been branded a “democracy dodger” after council tax rises were agreed. The decision to...

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New Lichfield District Council report highlights £2.4million ‘funding gap’

A new report has revealed that cuts of more than £4.8million have already been identified at Lichfield District Council – but a...

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Lichfield District Council report insists cuts won’t alter its aims

Lichfield District Council insists its ambition for the future of the area does not need to change, despite a series of wide-ranging...

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Proposals drawn up for new Lichfield and Burntwood ward boundaries

Councillors are set to decide on new ward boundaries in Lichfield and Burntwood. Lichfield District Council has identified a number of...

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Lichfield MP releases deleted UKIP manifesto in HS2 row

Lichfield’s MP says he has released an old UKIP manifesto in a bid to highlight what he claims are inconsistencies in their...

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Lichfield MP admits car smoking ban decision was “tough”

Lichfield’s MP says it was a “tough decision” to vote in favour of a ban on smoking in cars with children...

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