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Next @ATHENECOMMS debate – future of the NHS

With the general election taking place in May, people are beginning to weigh up all the options for where their vote will go. A BBC/Populus poll has recently suggested the NHS is the most important issue to be covered by the news ahead of the election. Never a company to sit on the sidelines, Athene Communications has organised a debate event (March 24) to discuss the controversial issue of the future of the NHS. This follows previous successful debates on press freedom (at the time of the Leveson Inquiry) and on Peterborough’s environmental aspirations in a time of austerity. The debate will take place on Tuesday 24th March at the[…]

Liberal Democrat Council Motion 16

WATCH: Local Lib Dem motion SUCCESS for Council to join @VotesAt16 campaign! @PeteYouth

The Liberal Democrat City Council group recently enjoyed a piece of progressive success. At the latest Full Council meeting, they submitted a motion calling for Peterborough City Council to; join the Votes at 16 Coalition; ask the Chief Executive to write to our local MPs to inform them of this decision and ask them to support the campaign in the House of Commons, promote this policy through its communications and work with local schools, our Youth MP and the Peterborough Youth Council to raise awareness among young people of the UK system of Government and the role of active citizens in our democracy. WATCH the video below and MAKE UP YOUR OWN MIND! Despite[…]

Deputy Chief Executive becomes Chief Executive of @CrossKeysHomes

Cross Keys Homes has announced Claire Higgins will be their new Chief Executive, replacing Mick Leggett (pictured). Claire was only appointed Deputy Chief Executive earlier this year. Claire has worked for Cross Keys Homes since it was formed, following the transfer of its housing stock from Peterborough City Council in 2004. Christine Cunningham, Chair of the new Residents’ Board, who was also on the recruitment panel, said: “Claire’s appointment is great news for Cross Keys Homes and its tenants. Her commitment to tenant involvement and providing great service is shown in everything she does and I know this will continue now she is Chief Executive.” What’s your thoughts on Cross[…]