Local News

Coundon residents angry at proposed yellow lines

Residents in Coundon have vowed to fight proposals to install double yellow lines on Brackenhurst Road. Angry residents say there’s been hardly any consultation and they only found out about the scheme when they received a letter sent on 17th November.

Greenbelt development moves a step closer in Coventry

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 given the green light to the Council’s ‘Local Plan’.

House crash - Petition Calls for stronger safety measures

Residents in Mount Nod, Coventry are calling for safety measures on Alderminster Road after a car ploughed into a house in July. A petition bearing 466 signatures will be presented to Councillors on Tuesday 10th October by Woodlands ward Councillor Julia Lepoidevin.

Missed bin complaints soar by 90% in Coventry

Missed bin complaints in Coventry have soared by nearly 90% in just three months according to data obtained under Freedom of Information laws. Conservative Councillors made the request after the Deputy Cabinet Member for City Services refused to disclose the figures in a public meeting.

Calls for safety measures after driver ploughs into house

Residents in Mount Nod, Coventry, were left in shock after a car crashed into a house on Alderminster Road in the early hours of Saturday 29th July. The BMW was travelling at such speed that it hurtled through a crash barrier and a garden wall before crashing into the house.