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Councillors Have Their Say on the Local Plan

Over twenty councillors from across the borough debated at last nights full council meeting on the issue of the local plan. The plan which has now been adopted, has seen almost 200 amendments by the Planning Inspector. 

Some views in support of the plan from across the borough below;

Local Plan Passed

The local plan was passed at last nights full council meeting.

Off to a Great Start!

Newly elected Deputy Mayor of Rugby, Deepah Roberts is off to a great start. Spending most of her first weekend as Deputy Mayor attending events.

New Deputy Mayor for Rugby

Cllr. Mrs. Deepah Roberts, Borough Councillor for Dunsmore Ward has been elected Deputy Mayor for 2019-2020.

New Leader Unveils New Cabinet

Councillor Seb Lowe, the newly elected Leader of Rugby Borough Council unveiled his new cabinet today at Rugby's Annual General Meeting.

They are (from left to right in photo);  

Corporate Resources – Cllr. Carolyn Robbins, Borough Councillor for Coton & Boughton

New Council Leader Talks of Growth, Investment and Jobs.

Councillor Seb Lowe's speech to the Mayor at the Council AGM today.

 "Thank you Mr Mayor. I will be brief as I am aware that the primary purpose of annual council is to honour the incoming and retiring mayor, and the work of former councillors."

Euros

McIntyre: It's progress all round on the jobs front

New UK jobs figures show "progress on all fronts", says the Conservative Party's employment spokesman in Brussels.

Anthea McIntyre pointed to falling unemployment in tandem with rising wages as clear evidence that government policies were transforming Britain's jobs landscape.

Welcome to Dunsmore!

Rugby Borough Councillors for Dunsmore ward Howard Roberts and Deepah Roberts welcome newly elected Peter Eccleson.