In message <000e01c30f8e$cd90d6e0$d015bd50@fraggle>, Trevor Dunkerley
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>I couldn't agree with you more. We have spoken before about the problems I
>have experienced in the Lib. Dem. village of Combe Martin in North Devon.
>Before Christmas I emailed 3 of our Lib. Dem. District Councillors
>regarding archaeological rescue issues. No response from 2. I emailed the 2
>again on the same issue in February. No response, using their @devon.gov.uk
>addresses on both occasions. I spoke to one of them recently and enquired
>why she had failed to respond to an important issue. Her response. "oh, I'm
>not into this email business!" I simply responded that I wondered why she
>was a District Councillor in that case!
>Our Parish Council and the District Council have 'demonstrated their
>hostility to everything pertaining to the history and archaeology of this
>village' to quote your words, unless it suits them. The archaeology of this
>area is being destroyed by wilful planning decisions. PG15 & 16 are the
>names of aircraft as far as they are concerned.
>MP Nick Harvey needs to get a grip on his minions who bow and scrape when he
>is about to visit, but the rest of the time have only their self interest at
>Well, they will not get my vote tomorrow!
Hope you don't mind, but I forwarded this to Nick Harvey who I have
known since we were at college together many years ago, and suggested
that he might like to do something about it! Whether he will of course
is another matter entirely.