Rodbourne Cheney

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Here you will find information about Labour in Rodbourne Cheney, including news updates, ward information and details of your local Labour Councillors, candidates and elected officials.

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Shadow Central North Swindon Parish Council

Central North Swindon Shadow Parish is formed with Swindon Borough Councillors representing Rodbourne Cheney, Gorse Hill and Pinehurst, Penhill and Rodbourne. They are, Cllr Des Moffatt Chair, Cllr John Ballman V. Chair, Cllr Ray Ballman, Cllr Mark Dempsey, Cllr Steph Exel, Cllr Jim Grant, Cllr Carol Shelley, Cllr Jim Robbins and Cllr Kevin Small. Swindon […]


Rodbourne Councillor Criticises Road Works Plan

Rodbourne Councillor, Jim Robbins, has criticised Network Rail and Swindon Borough Council for their plans to close a single lane on Park Lane from Monday 22nd February to Friday 26th February. This is to allow for Network Rail to dismantle a wall safely, as part of their work to electrify the Great Western Rail Line. A three […]


Cheney Manor recycling site by Councillors Jim Grant, Peter Watts and Des Moffatt

We warned before the summer that abolition of the free green waste collection would put pressure on Cheney Manor and this prediction appears to have been proved correct. Long queues persist and at times tail back along Darby Close causing annoyance to the public users and loss of trade to businesses. We must report that […]


Oasis Development given more time through ‘opaque’ decision

The Swindon Labour Group Leader, Councillor Jim Grant, has criticised the decision of Swindon Council Leader, Councillor David Renard, for granting Moirai more time to start with the Oasis redevelopment. This decision was taken through a Cabinet Member Briefing Note, which consulted the Leaders of the Political Groups and the Councillors of Rodbourne Cheney Ward […]

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