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A tradition that has been in councils across the country for years could be broken at Wisbech if an idea by the new mayor to drop the need to go to every meeting is approved.

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Terry Jordan
Monday, May 15, 2017

Three men – and one woman – are the newly elected civic heads for the four Fenland towns.

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Garry Tibbs
Friday, May 5, 2017

Newly elected mayor of Cambridgeshire James Palmer described tonight how the county has “the building blocks of success”.

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Sam Hoy
Friday, May 5, 2017

In Wisbech West the size and scale of Steve Tierney’s victory was as impressive as anywhere within the county.

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Paul Clapp
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Conservative candidate Chris Boden held onto his seat for the Whittlesey North division.

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Chris Boden
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
Saturday, March 18, 2017

If I may be permitted to reply to Kate Cook’s, letter Ref: Councillor Steve Tierney from last Friday’s edition.

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Steve Tierney
Sunday, March 12, 2017

I have known Steve Tierney for many years.

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Steve Tierney
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
Wednesday, March 1, 2017

A Wisbech councillor who found love, moved to Lincolnshire and kept in touch via email, has finally quit his seat.

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Steve Tierney
Saturday, February 11, 2017

It would seem from last week’s headlines that Cllr Steve Tierney was instrumental in scuttling the Selective Landlord Licensing scheme.

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Steve Tierney
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
Thursday, February 2, 2017

It would seem from last week’s headlines that Cllr Steve Tierney was instrumental in scuttling the Selective Landlord Licensing scheme - the scheme being designed to protect tenants from the bad Landlords of Wisbech.

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Steve Tierney
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
Monday, January 23, 2017

A back bench revolt forced Fenland Council to abandon its plan to bring in tough new policies to crack down on rogue landlords in Wisbech.

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Will Sutton
Tuesday, January 17, 2017

East Cambs Council leader James Palmer topped the poll as Conservative officials narrowed contenders for the party’s nomination to be their candidate for mayor down to three.

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James Palmer
Sunday, January 15, 2017

I have been party to Cllr Steve Tierney’s nastiness. At a meeting in the council chamber concerning the proposed renaming of the Hudson Leisure Centre.

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Steve Tierney
Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Work on a Wisbech town centre car park has sparked fury on social media after Fenland District Council workers ripped out flower beds and felled trees.

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Steve Tierney
Sunday, January 8, 2017

I’ve just read your article “Apology demand over ‘frivolous’ accusation” with a mixture of incredulity, disbelief and despair!

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Steve Tierney
Saturday, January 7, 2017

Yet again headlines are made by the deputy mayor this time in relation to supposed comments by Cllr Alan Lay regarding the mayor. Is the mayor not able to make his own complaint or is this just another case of Steve Tierney playing Mr Nasty against the Lay family.

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Steve Tierney
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 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
Thursday, October 20, 2016

Only seven councillors - and just three from Wisbech - turned up for an important briefing on the future development of healthcare provision at the North Cambs Hospital.

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Virginia Bucknor
Wednesday, August 31, 2016

An emergency meeting of Wisbech Town Council will take place on Monday to decide if they should make a bid for Wisbech Castle.

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Steve Barclay
Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Organisers estimated up to 4,000 people visited the Wisbech Rock Festival yesterday with crowds enjoying a brilliant summer day.

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David Oliver
Tuesday, July 12, 2016

A bid to drive out rogue landlords in much of Wisbech – using a punitive selective licensing policy- has been shelved for now by Fenland Council in the wake of overwhelming hostility.

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