June 2016

Further Job Cuts at SDC.

June 21, 2016 // 1 Comment

In the not to distant future up to 70% of staff across the benefits and council tax department at Shepway District Council could potentially lose their jobs. In October 2016 it is expected that a lot of the benefits will go online. 70% equals 35 jobs out of around 50 staff will probably receive [Click to Read More]

Is SDC Creaming Off the Fat?

June 16, 2016 // 1 Comment

‘I always said you should never trust a bank with property, or a property developer with money,” says Peter Rees a  former senior planning officer. Across the country, authorities including Shepway, have allowed planning policies to be continually flouted, affordable housing quotas to [Click to Read More]

Right To Inspect SDC Accounts for 2015/16

June 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

We the crew of Shepwayvox are calling for your help and assistance. Each year SDC must open their accounts to be inspected by us the residents of Shepway. SDC intend, so we are reliably informed to open their accounts for inspection somewhere between the 27th June and the 1st of July, an [Click to Read More]

Stealing From the Mouths of Babes.

June 12, 2016 // 4 Comments

Shepway District Council wish to steal money from the mouths of babes and harm the disabled even more  We kid you not. They are considering this. SDC are undertaking a Public Consultation on their Council Tax Reduction Scheme. This consultation will possibly mean many will have to pay more in [Click to Read More]