Reuben Brothers

Update on Otterpool Park

November 22, 2017 // 0 Comments

Warwick Smith in The Guardian sets out that Companies “don’t give their money away for nothing. There is an understanding (rarely made explicit) that large campaign donations buy political access and favourable consideration in policy development and legislation. Why else would a [Click to Read More]

Perseverance Wins The Day

October 28, 2017 // 1 Comment

The people of Shepway are “selfish” according to Cllr David Drury Monk (pictured). It is not the first time he has used such strong and disparaging language about people who disagree with him about the green spaces across Shepway disappearing under a swathe of concrete. There are strong and [Click to Read More]

Otterpool Park Consultation & An Update.

October 11, 2017 // 3 Comments

Last night at the Overview & Scrutiny Committee, our public face sat alone in the public gallery, while Cllrs received a briefing about Otterpool Park. They were given the opportunity to scrutinise the plans and ideas which Arcadis, Shepway District Council Officers and others have drawn up, so [Click to Read More]

Otterpool Park Update.

September 7, 2017 // 1 Comment

On the 4th July 2017 Sajid Javid (pictured) Secretary of State for the Department of Communities & Local Government (DCLG) announced, that £2.3 billion of funding via the Housing Infastructure Fund, would be become available to Council’s across the country.  One part of this funding [Click to Read More]