Greenbelt development given go ahead

Council plans to develop greenbelt land across Coventry are a step closer to reality after a public inquiry lasting months. Despite significant opposition from local residents, the Planning Inspector overseeing the inquiry has proposed only minor alterations to the Council’s ‘Local Plan’.

Angst over Jobs Lane safety fears

Concerned residents in Tile Hill are calling on the council to improve a dangerous junction before it’s too late. Road safety campaigners are worried about the junction of Lawley Close and Jobs Lane which has no pavement and extremely poor visibility.

Eastern Green crime wave - Councillors meet Police commander

Councillors representing Woodlands ward have convened an emergency summit with senior police figures in Coventry after a sharp spike in crime was revealed. Councillors Lepoidevin, Male and Ridley will meet Richard North, Superintendent of the Coventry Neighbourhood Policing Unit.

Coventry Conservatives app - We're now on your phone!

Westwood ward Councillor Tim Mayer today released 'CovTory' for Google Play & App Store. It's available on the App Store and Google Play for Free and is designed for for iPhone and android models.

The key features of the app are:

Coventry Conservatives call for health ‘summit’

Coventry Conservative Councillors are urging the Council’s Labour leader to show a bit of leadership and call together the major players in the local healthcare economy to discuss better ways of using limited NHS and Social Care budgets.