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The saga of Faringdon’s Pump House has gone on for many years now, and shows no signs of improving. The Town Council is determined to push through the redevelopment of the Pump House despite its questionable financial basis.

Council tax up 5.5%

Liberal Democrats on Vale of White Horse District Council pushed through their new budget with a comfortable majority - despite a vigorous attack from Conservatives on the inflation-busting rise in council tax.

Letter to the Faringdon Folly

Sir, We write in response to your previous correspondent, Dr Williamson, who invited us to account for our decision in rejecting the planning application for the proposed wind farm at Watchfield.

Letter to the Faringdon Folly

Sir, We would like to take this opportunity to report back on what the Vale of White Horse District Council has been doing over the last few months, and how we, as your district councillors, have been working for you locally.

Letter to the Faringdon Folly

Sir,  We would like to take the opportunity, through your publication to thank everyone in Faringdon and the villages who supported us in the recent local elections on May 1st.

Introducing Matthew - 2003 Election Address

Aged 22, Matt is keen to see young people represented in local government. He believes very strongly in community pride, and wants to see Faringdon thrive in the future. For too long the town and surrounding villages have been neglected by the rest of the Vale.

Hillingdon Borough Council - Yiewsley Ward Result

STOCKER, Catherine (Lab) 1,063
WAY, Marion (Lab) 972
ETHI, Paramjit Kaur (Lab) 960
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BANKS, Daniel Albert (Con) 918
BARBER, Matthew David (Con) 856
BENSON, Robert Charles (Con) 847