Friday, September 1, 2017

Only one in five voters turned out for the Wisbech Waterlees by election yesterday that saw Conservatives win all three seats.

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Virginia Bucknor
Monday, August 28, 2017

Returning officer Paul Medd has reminded all those involved in this week’s by election to Wisbech Town Council of a “code of conduct” for campaigners.

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Paul Medd
Monday, July 24, 2017

Police officers have been busy issuing parking tickets around Wisbech town centre over the weekend.

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Alan Lay
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

I feel I must complain about Councillor Alan Lay’s letter and his attitude to the Police Community Support Officers (PCSO) in town particularly at the meeting of Wisbech Town Council on April 27.

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Alan Lay
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Town council leader Sam Hoy dismissed a fellow councillor’s protest over where members should sit as “no big deal”.

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Alan Lay
Wednesday, April 5, 2017

If 2013 was the year of UKIP – they swept the board in Wisbech and picked up 12 of the 69 seats on Cambridgeshire County Council- that’s unlikely to happen in 2017.

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John Clark
Monday, April 3, 2017

Mayor Garry Tibbs has moved to block future criticism of councillors during the town council’s 15 minute open forum.

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Alan Lay
Friday, March 10, 2017

A new political group – formed following a protest at Fenland Hall last month- is set to contest its first election.

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Alan Lay
Friday, March 3, 2017

The deputy mayor of Wisbech, who faced calls earlier this week for his resignation, accused critics of orchestrating a “sustained character assassination” and hinted he was unsure if he wanted to remain a councillor.

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Virginia Bucknor
Sunday, February 12, 2017

I notice in a letter from Councillor Alan Lay on February 3 that he is worried that, “very little policemen are seen on the streets”.

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Alan Lay
Friday, February 10, 2017

A county council ethics watchdog concluded that UKIP councillor Paul Clapp should provide “an explanation of his view points/actions together with an apology” for his comments at a parish council meeting.

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Ralph Butcher
Friday, February 10, 2017

The conduct committee of Fenland District Council unanimously dismissed a complaint by the deputy mayor of Wisbech, Councillor Steve Tierney against UKIP councillor Alan Lay. Verbatim minutes from the town council meetings are included at the foot of our report.

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Chris Boden
Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Placard waving members of a newly formed group of residents calling themselves Wisbech Voices manned the steps at Fenland Hall in March this morning in support of a 78-year-old councillor facing a conduct hearing.

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Alan Lay
Monday, February 6, 2017

A newly formed group of residents calling themselves Wisbech Voices plan a protest on the steps of Fenland Hall, March, tomorrow in support of a 78-year-old councillor facing a conduct hearing.

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Garry Tibbs
Saturday, February 4, 2017

It is with great sadness, but little surprise, that I heard of Councillor Alan Lay’s censure by the “independent” disciplinary committee which oversees conduct by councillors.

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Alan Lay
Monday, January 30, 2017

Allegations by 78-year-old UKIP councillor Alan Lay that he was threatened by the mayor of Wisbech Garry Tibbs will be considered by the conduct committee of Fenland Council following a complaint by deputy mayor Steve Tierney.

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Sam Hoy
Sunday, January 15, 2017

It was with little surprise that I read the name-calling and personal attacks in your previous publication.

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Alan Lay
Wednesday, December 21, 2016

A 79-year-old Wisbech town councillor who is alleged to have been ‘threatened’ by the 34-year-old mayor could be hauled before the conduct committee of Fenland District Council.

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Garry Tibbs
Friday, November 11, 2016

Police have been called in by the chief executive of Cambridgeshire County Council to investigate consultation responses following concerns that they may compromised decisions involving public money.

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Kit Owen
Friday, November 4, 2016

A disability campaigner says politics should be put aside in a row over a disabled woman being removed from her post at Wisbech Town Council.

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Jody Cundy
Friday, October 28, 2016

A disabled councillor is fighting a decision to kick her off Wisbech Town Council for not going to any meetings for six months - despite numerous pleas for help with access problems to the council chamber.

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Alan Lay

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