Tag: Keith Day

Hedge End sets 2015-16 budget

Hedge End Town Council approved it’s  budget for 2015-16 this evening, with the good news that Council Taxpayers will see another 0% increase on the Parish component of their Council Tax bill. However the Finance & Admin meeting was far from uneventful, with some rare dissent within the ranks of the Lib Dems… Cllr Nathan…

Lib Dems hold Wildern in by-election

The Liberal Democrats have comfortably held on to Wildern ward in the Hedge End Town Council by-election on Thursday. Emma Norman polled 254 votes securing 45% of the vote. Conservative Jerry Hall came second with 101 votes and Ukip’s Michale O’Donaghue a close third with 99 votes. Just one vote separated the last two places;…

Day outnumbered again in Hedge End

Keith Day

A lively meeting of Hedge End’s Town Council, saw discussion of Eastleigh’s draft local plan stifled once again this evening. Cllr Jane Welsh, who was chairing the meeting, reminded the Council that the closing date for comments on the draft local plan was 3rd January 2012 and she hoped that everybody would respond. Once the…

Councillor votes against his own motion

Hedge End Town Councillor Keith Day was forced to vote against his own proposals after the motion he had forwarded was amended beyond recognition. The sole opposition member on the Lib Dem council, Cllr Day had tabled a motion objecting to Eastleigh Borough Council’s decision to designate land at Woodhouse lane as a preferred location…

More Lib Dems defect

Hedge End Wildern councillor Keith Day has called it a day on his Liberal Democrat membership and will  now sit as an independent on both  Eastleigh Borough Council and Hedge End Town Council. He is joined by his hedge End town Council colleague Jenny Schwausch who has also decided she no longer ‘agrees with nick’…