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Wednesday 22 October 2014 2:36 PM

"Execute them" - Councillor proposes shocking solution for removing travellers

A councillor's shock solution for removing travellers from sites is to 'execute' them.

Conservative councillor for Cox Green Alan Mellins made the offensive comment at a planning and housing overview and scrutiny panel meeting in Maidenhead Town Hall on Monday.

The panel was discussing how to respond to the Government's consultation on planning and traveller families. The consultation deals with changing


12:30 Wed 22 Oct 2014
police small More than 10,000 people were caught using their mobile phones or similar devices whille driving in the Thames Valley over the course of the last financial year. Officers in the region caught 10,672
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10:20 Wed 22 Oct 2014
l The 41st annual charter lunch of the Lions Club of Maidenhead was held at Monkey Island Hotel on Sunday. President Bob Cugnoni spoke about the friends, old and new, who inspired him
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16:01 Tue 21 Oct 2014
Tom Kerridge Tom Kerridge has revealed his new restaurant's non-reservation policy is so people from the area are not competing for tables with far-flung foodies. Speaking at an AA Gold Members dinner at the Royal Oak in
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12:05 Wed 22 Oct 2014
babs Lifelong fundraiser Barbara Walmsley has said she was once again 'amazed' at the generosity of donations during her annual 'fast'. The Cookham resident endured 32 hours at Sainsbury's in Providence Place, Maidenhead, between Friday
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08:05 Wed 22 Oct 2014
Arbor Vale Art Artistic pupils from Slough were given the chance to view the work of a renowned artist. The students, from Arbour Vale School, in Farnham Road, were given the chance to explore the genius of one
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14:00 Tue 21 Oct 2014
Johnson Hippolyte Maidenhead United manager Johnson Hippolyte didn't know whether to laugh or cry after seeing his side go in front in the 90th minute only to concede the latest of equalisers against Concord Rangers on Saturday.
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