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And another Herald letter: MSCP Council Tax Shock Rise?

And another letter from this week’s Herald MSCP Council Tax Shock Rise? Last week’s Herald press release shows the business case for an MSCP is not proven.  Under the current national austerity programme, no Government minister can justify the subsidy…

Another Herald letter: Until we have REAL facts, it would be irresponsible to go ahead with such a project.

This is another letter that appeared in this week’s Herald. Sir I wish I could be amused by the misinformation and backroom negotiations being used in recent weeks by the Conservative party to try to push through their beloved MSCP. …

Herald letter: Do the 1% of residents who have sent their YES to @jeremy_hunt, realise what they have agreed to?

This letter appeared in the Herald this week. Dear Sir Cllr Mulliner’s view is that a multi-storey car park is the only way forward for Haslemere (Haslemere Herald, 17th January 2014).  His MSCP, accompanied by residential on street parking controls,…

Letter to Mayor of Haslemere asking how the MSCP will be funded & how big it will be

This letter was sent to Libby Piper, Mayor of Haslemere, after reading the lead article in The Haslemere this week: http://www.haslemereherald.com/news.cfm?id=1576&headline=Car%20park%20plan%20gets%20backing on 16th January Dear Libby I’ve read in The Herald today that the town council is proposing to part…

Letter in last week’s Herald re MSCP in #Haslemere

This letter appeared in the Haslemere Herald on 7th January 2014 Sir, The MSCP proposal has become a runaway train.  It threatens to fatally rip into the heart of Haslemere with a building that at 160m long would be large…

Letter to Jeremy Hunt re MSCP with Transport Minister in cc

This e-mail was sent to Jeremy Hunt last weekend re the multi-storey car park, with Patrick McLoughlin in cc. Jeremy Hunt, MP for South West Surrey By e-mail to: jeremy.hunt.mp@parliament.uk 12th January 2014 Dear Jeremy I have read your new…

Haslemere Chamber sets sights on solving parking problems via @LifeMags

This article appeared today in Life Magazines: Chamber sets sights on solving parking problems Haslemere Chamber is aiming to tackle the town’s parking problems by taking over the central car park to run as a community asset. The proposal would…