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Cllr Andrew Snowden checks out vision for Boatyard Pub

Cllr Andrew Snowden recently had a great meeting with Directors of Thwaites Brewery this week to discuss their exciting vision future of the site were the Boatyard Pub was demolished following a tragic fire.

Living Wage helps 300,000 out of low pay

The number of workers on low pay in the UK has fallen by more than 300,000 following the Conservatives’ introduction of the national living wage, a think tank says.

David Gauke Conference Speech

“In 2010, our economy faced a crisis. 
 
We were borrowing more than at any time in our peace time history.
Unemployment had risen by nearly 850,000 in the previous two years, we had just under 4 million workless households.