Local News

Gritting row leaves Keresley bus passengers stranded

Residents in Keresley have gathered a petition after repeatedly being asked to leave a National Express bus nowhere near their stop. Some passengers using the 16 and 16A service claim they’ve been left waiting in the cold weather for hours while they made alternative arrangements.

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.