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Jill Houlbrook - Motion to Council on Thursday 14th December

I am presenting this motion for debate to Council on Thursday. My hope is that it will receive unanimous approval and that Chester West and Chester will become an exemplar local authority leading on the elimination of plastic. 

Conservatives say: Let local communities decide on fracking

There’s been a lot of uncertainty in recent years on plans for ‘fracking’ in Cheshire. In the last few weeks the energy firm, IGas, have started the process of seeking planning permission for a shale gas exploration site to allow ‘fracking’ on Ince Marshes.

Help Us Save Free Parking!

Our Labour-run Council is planning to deliver a hammer blow to our town centre. They’ve decided to remove free parking in Northwich, Frodsham, Helsby and Tarporley and scrap the ‘Free after 3’ scheme in Chester and Ellesmere Port.

June Update from Cllr Jill Houlbrook (Upton)

My report this month is a little sparse mainly due to the General Election which has occupied a great deal of all our time of and to our officers being reluctant to appear to have breached purdah.

Thank You for voting Conservative

Thank you to everybody who voted Conservative in Chester.

Will Gallagher, the Conservative Candidate on June 8th, said: