Tim Hill

Liberal Democrat Councillor for Elstow, Stewartby and Kempston Hardwick. Learn more

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Great news for Elstow

by timhill on 28 January, 2013

I am very pleased to report that at tonight’s Planning Committee meeting, the application to build on the Swan Car Park in Elstow was refused. The Planning Committee rightly expressed concern about the loss of important heritage views, the dangerous blind spot at Church End and the additional car parking on the High Street that […]

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Happy New Year

by timhill on 1 January, 2013

I wish all the residents of Elstow, Stewartby and Kempston Hardwick a very Happy, Healthy and Prosperous New Year.

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It is absolutely disgraceful that members of the Joint Parliamentary Committee have ignored the concerns of thousands of local residents.  The overwhelming views of local communities have yet again been dismissed by distant decision-makers, with the result that residents in Stewartby and nearby villages face a potential future in the shadow of this appalling, oversized […]

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Devastating news for Elstow High Street

by timhill on 9 December, 2012

Dear Resident I received some devastating news on Thursday evening. I am very disappointed to report that the Planning Department is recommending approval of the application for development of The Swan Car Park. This application is on the Agenda of the Planning Committee of Monday 17th December 2012. Please see the attached drawings for the […]

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Dear Resident This is the 17th of the regular electronic community newsletters from me as your local Liberal Democrat Borough Councillor. I would very much appreciate any feedback you have on the content. Please let me know if you: – Wish to opt out of future editions. – Know of anyone else in Elstow, Stewartby […]

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Residents Advice Surgery in Elstow

by timhill on 8 November, 2012

Can I help in any way? My next advice surgery is on Saturday at the junction of Hillesden Avenue and Belfry Close, Elstow from 12pm – 12.30pm. No appointment is necessary – please just turn up.

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This is the 16th of what I hope will be a regular electronic community newsletter from me as your local Liberal Democrat Borough Councillor. I would very much appreciate any feedback you have on the content. Village-wide Issues Elstow and Stewartby a) Elstow and Stewartby sites in Minerals and Waste Core Strategy – I attended […]

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Make Stewartby’s voice even louder

by timhill on 19 September, 2012

To make Stewartby’s voice even louder, I am campaigning to change the name of my Ward to Elstow and Stewartby. To support my campaign, all you have to do is send an e-mail to Fiona.McCabe@bedford.gov.uk saying: “I support the change of Ward name to Elstow and Stewartby”. Please do that by 28th September 2012. Please […]

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Thank You

by timhill on 10 May, 2011

I wish to express my grateful thanks to the residents of Elstow, Stewartby and Kempston Hardwick for electing me as their Borough Councillor and Dave Hodgson as the Borough Mayor in the local elections on Thursday 5th May. I was humbled by how many people across the whole Ward wished Dave and I well when […]

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Potters Cross residents will remember my letter of 13th June 2008 regarding the resurfacing works in Potters Cross. Several local residents have contacted me seeking re-assurance that the resurfacing is for the whole of the tarmaced road. I did confirm that according to the correspondence I had received from the County Council, it is for the […]

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