Colnbrook with Poyle Parish Council has launched a campaign to seek funding from local businesses for the Diamond Jubilee Clock in return for a plaque of recognition on the supporting pillar. It is also hoping that a member of the royal family will agree to the public unveiling of the new clock in June 2012.
Former Colnbrook councillor Rakesh Pabbi, 60, of Colnbrook, charged with threatening to kill his wife has walked from court a free man after key witnesses – including his wife – withdrew their statements.
Colnbrook with Poyle’s crime rate has returned to “average” after a mini-crime way during February and March in which the number of crimes reported nearly doubled, according to figures published on the Police Crime Map website.
New Parish Council chairman Peter Hood has angered members of the stopSIFE campaign for his attack on “vulgar” banners at either end of the village.
Recently (re-)elected Borough and Parish Councillor Dexter Smith has promised to use his unique position serving on both councils to deal with the issues that matter to Colnbrook: “I believe we can achieve most for Colnbrook when our Borough Council and Parish Council work in harmony – I am in a unique position to build bridges and make that happen”.
Laurie Tucker has served this community for decades and in recognition of his works he will be made a Freeman of The Parish of Colnbrook with Poyle at the next Council meeting to be held in the Village Hall Vicarage Way 7.30 pm Tuesday 5th April.
Colnbrook’s first contested Parish Council election in a generation has kicked off with an impressive list of 23 local residents up for nomination. Of Slough Borough’s three parishes, Colnbrook with Poyle is alone this May in holding the only contested election.
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