R4U Cllr Barbara Light calls on Chief Exec & UDC Leader to explain Local Plan omnishambles

Response from R4U UDC Cllr Barbara Light: Dear Chief Executive and Leader of the Council Thank you for your email. On behalf of the R4U group, I fully endorse Councillor …read more →

Don’t play ‘party politics’ with the local plan.

In last week’s press the Conservative UDC leader asserted that R4U Councillors had played naïve protest politics with regard to the New Plan consultation document. If so then let us …read more →

R4U operating as an effective opposition, demanding quality for residents.

At the previous council meeting there was nothing much to discuss or vote on. The other night was different – we had the big subjects of Essex devolution and the …read more →

So that’s what Democracy means!

I was brought up to believe that democracy meant rule by the people, for the people, and that representatives were entrusted with a sacred duty to represent the views of …read more →

Press Release: R4U request for UDC Leader to retract untrue statement met with refusal

28th July 2015, Uttlesford: “This release is made by John Lodge, Chairman of Residents for Uttlesford (R4U), purely in response to that of the Conservative Party which asserts that R4U …read more →