I do not have good internet access over the Christmas period, hence posting frequency has been (and will be) down somewhat. Needless to say, I'm keeping an eye on local goings on.
One "naughty" licensing application eg. submitted over the Christmas period, pertains to The Pilgrim pub at 247 Kennington Lane. Due to the fact that these are not normal "planning" applications, they're not picked up by the ordinary "alert" processes.
The Pilgrim have requested an extension in opening hours until 1am every day. See here. To approve or object to this extension, you'll need to contact one of the councillors in Oval ward.
Friday - Three hours of sleep for Friday. I still got up after midday. Whoops. I finally arrived back from the Colchester Borough Council election count at around 7...
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