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.

Residents slam rubbish collection service in Coventry

More residents than ever are complaining about missed bin collections, according to Councillors representing Woodlands ward. They’ve been receiving complaints about problems with household waste, garden waste and recycling from across the ward.

Enquiry call as workers down tools on Broad Lane Project

Council workers have downed tools on a project to create a new roundabout on Broad Lane leaving an unfinished mess. Officials ordered them off site after it emerged that a water mains running under the highway will need to be moved before work can continue.


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’.