November 22, 2010
boss to push Prime Minister for more district funding
District Council Leader Councillor Duncan McGinty will be meeting
Prime Minister David Cameron in London this Wednesday (24th November)
to call for money to be given to the region.
Councillor McGinty, pictured, will be discussing affordable
housing needs and Sedgemoors ability to deliver economic
growth in hard times of recession.
will also be discussing the potential impact of a new nuclear
build at Hinkley Point and the knock-on benefits that communities
should be receiving from such a project," council spokeswoman
Claire Faun told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
issue of avoiding major flooding will also be on the agenda, and
before the meeting Cllr McGinty will also meeting Housing Minister
Grant Shapps to discuss the government's ideas for building new
homes and the forthcoming Localism Bill."