EADT – Sizewell: New N-plant’s £100m a year boost

A new nuclear power station could be worth up to £700m to the Suffolk economy during construction and £40m a year when up and running. The construction period – which could last about six or seven years – is likely to employ between 4,500 and 5,000 people and when complete the power station would . . . → Read More: EADT – Sizewell: New N-plant’s £100m a year boost

BT profits surge 43% – 35,000 people have lost their jobs

BT profits surge 43% to £781m (half year). BT’s recovery under its chief executive Ian Livingston gathered speed today with half-year profits surging 43% to £781m after another round of cost-cutting. The shares hit an annual high of 168.5p, up 5.7%. Across BT as a whole more than 35,000 people have lost their jobs . . . → Read More: BT profits surge 43% – 35,000 people have lost their jobs

Freedom of information requests

Useful site for queries on SCC and SCDC.   www.whatdotheyknow.com

EADT – Housing plans protest march in Woodbridge

More coverage about the protest march. Worth scrolling to the end to read the interesting comments. Full article here:

Guardian Piece by Piece Campaign

Adastral Park Redevelopment Project: Greenfields under threat – Plans for new town could affect Deben Estuary in Suffolk.

Go to Guardian Campaign page.

The Unsuitablog Exposing Ethical Hypocrites Everywhere!

The environmental Blog ” The Unsuitableblog” has noticed what’s going on here and added their own viewpoint. Read their article here.

EADT – Why I’m so firmly against new town plans…

Following on from the coverage given to our protest march on the 6th November comes a very supportive article in the EADT 15th November 2010 by Aidan Semmens.

Read the full article here.

BT plan Wind Farm next to homes in Clare, Suffolk

Another beauty spot is treated to the attentions of BT. Locals have set up a Facebook campaign and there has been coverage from the East Anglian (BT are certainly keeping them busy with stories and, we hope, selling papers). The residents’ comments at the end of the article are well worth a browse.

Here . . . → Read More: BT plan Wind Farm next to homes in Clare, Suffolk

Protected: Private Eye – BT entertain Suffolk County Council Chief

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Therese Coffey MP – activity in House of Commons

This link gives an up to date account of the subjects raised by our MP in the House. The only one directly relevant to NANT is a question on Option 1 Housing figures:-

Therese Coffey (Suffolk Coastal, Conservative). To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what figures (a) Suffolk Coastal District Council . . . → Read More: Therese Coffey MP – activity in House of Commons