May, 2012

May 25th, 2012GeneralKLWIN 0 Comments

“I am surprised that the FO should choose Norfolk County Council to give advice on democracy when the Council’s Leader and Executive ignored a very decisive referendum, sought to undermine public confidence in the result and are acting in absolute defiance of the vast majority of the local population”  Lord Howard of Rising, Conservative Member [...]

May 24th, 2012GeneralKLWIN 0 Comments

The County Council’s role to “tutor” the Turks & Caicos Islands in democracy has been condemned on both sides of the Atlantic. Turks & Caicos Television (24/05/12) “Leader of Most Undemocratic Council In UK Advising the TCI About Democracy.”  Turks & Caicos Post (24/05/12) “Norfolk Council Leader Murphy Has No Respect For Democracy” Turks & [...]

May 18th, 2012GeneralKLWIN 1 Comments

What do the Turks & Caicos Islands have in common with a waste incinerator proposed for West Norfolk, and the most decisive referendum result in British electoral history?  We explain below.   The Turks & Caicos Islands are a former Caribbean pirate hideout, first sighted by the Spanish conquistador Juan Ponce de Leon in 1512.  [...]

May 11th, 2012GeneralKLWIN 0 Comments

You can now  keep up to date with news in KLWIN’s  newsletter ‘The Burner.’  This paper newsletter will be posted  in some areas, can be downloaded from our ‘What Can You Do?’ page, and will be available in some newsagents.  Unlike the County Council’s inappropriately titled ‘Your Rubbish Your Choice’ it’s also free! We’ve decided [...]

May 11th, 2012GeneralKLWIN 1 Comments

From an early stage, those promoting the waste incinerator identified what they saw as its main benefits.  These have been used to promote incineration to the public and planning consultees, and may also have influenced DEFRA’s opinion.  One of these apparent benefits was the, ‘Potential to supply cheap heating for local businesses or residents.’   [...]