Category Archives: Community

Messages from the Sikh Manifesto

Print PageOn the front of The Sikh Manifesto is a ‘wordcloud’.  Although I can’t see it stated, it seems likely that the cloud is formed from words and phrases coming from the consultation which identified the ten points in the Manifesto. … Continue reading

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Derby ideas help JCB

Print PageThis morning a road repair crew arrived at the top of my road to deal with a pothole collection.  The worst ones had been filled a few weeks ago, but the general deteriorating area was today’s task. This was … Continue reading

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Nightmare memories

Print PageLast week I was very privileged to hear first hand from someone who saw something of the horror of Belsen at the end of the Second World War. As a rebellious teenager, Barbara (not her real name) had joined … Continue reading

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How many betting shops are too many?

Print PageThe answer undoubtedly depends on who you ask. In Chaddesden, Derby there are already four betting shops; one on Wiltshire Road, one on Wood Road and two on Nottingham Road.  William Hill have recently submitted an application for a betting shop, … Continue reading

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