Steve McCabe, Labour’s Parliamentary Candidate for Birmingham Selly Oak has congratulated the Council’s Planning Department for getting tougher on landlords who have submitted planning applications to create more multi bedroom student housing.
“Under David Cameron we have seen the lowest level of housebuilding in peacetime Britain since the 1920s. This cannot carry on which is why a Labour Government will build 200,000 new homes every year by 2020.
Local Bournville residents are outraged after learning that the Council’s Highways Contractors, Amey have decided that they will not be honouring the restrictions of Bournville’s conservation area by installing LED street lighting.
The last few weeks haven’t been the best for Ken Clarke what with his revealing comments on rape and the shambles over the 50% sentencing discount but Labour can’t assume that because the Tories are...