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Council to investigate a potential solar farm project at America Farm

Peterborough City Council‘s cabinet are reported to be set to investigate a potential solar farm project at America Farm and recommend two other schemes at Newborough Farm and Morris Fen are cancelled. On 23 February, the Tory cabinet will be asked to continue to investigate the potential for a solar power project on a site at America Farm. Recent developments regarding the agricultural use of local land and scale of the project suggest the America Farm scheme could still be viable, but further investigation is needed. In October 2014 it was announced two schemes at Newborough Farm and Morris Fen should be cancelled after the government withdrew support for large[…]

Tory leader takes ALL the credit “..the Government …have listened to the lobbying that I have undertaken..” #Governmentfunding

The Tory controlled city council have announced how much money the Government will give them in 2013/14 to run services across the city has been announced. As part of the Local Government Provisional Finance Settlement, the city council will receive over £67 million – nearly £400 per person in the city. The council are quick to note that this sum is £6.5 million less than was received in the current financial year ……… Reacting, Tory leader of Peterborough City Council, Councillor Marco Cereste, was quoted as saying: “That said, the Government appears to have listened to the lobbying that I have undertaken regarding the increasing population in the city, and made some[…]