Cllr Julian Powell

LEA Governor at Kingsway Primary School, Parish Councillor

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Incinerator = 6 Fags a day

Friday, November 2nd, 2012 by Cllr Julian Powell

The proposed incinerator next to Blooms Garden Centre is being designed to burn 190,000 tons of rubbish a year, and force Quedgeley residents to breathe in the equivalent of between 3 and 6 cigarettes a day. The designers reckon that they will capture 27,000 tons of ash, and release 163,000 [Continue Reading]

Infant Deaths Three to Four Times Higher Downwind of Incinerators

Monday, July 4th, 2011 by Cllr Julian Powell

Public Consultation on the Incinerator Proposals There are two public consultations planned and coming up soon. An exhibition being held at Javelin Park from 16th to 19th July 2011. The County Council and the two companies bidding to build and operate an incinerator will show their plans. Go along and [Continue Reading]

Have You Voted Yet?

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011 by Cllr Julian Powell

Have you voted yet? I don’t care which way you vote, I’m not a contestant in the City elections. But for more than 20 years Quedgeley has been seen as a ‘safe seat’, and so our City Councillors do not try to do a good enough job for us, too [Continue Reading]

Stand for Election Now

Friday, April 1st, 2011 by Cllr Julian Powell

If you want to stand for election to the City and or Parish Councils, now is the time to get your nomination in. Nominations must be submitted to the Elections Officer at the City Council no later than 12 noon on 4th April. You need just a proposer and seconder for [Continue Reading]

Waterwells Synthetic Pitch – Official Opening

Thursday, November 5th, 2009 by Cllr Julian Powell

Waterwells Synthetic Pitch – Official Opening Saturday 21 November at 10:30 Please come to the official opening of the Synthetic all weather pitch at Waterwells Sports Centre on Saturday 21st November 2009 at 10:30 am. The entry is off the link road between Naas Lane and Waterwells Drive. There will [Continue Reading]

Chair of Governors, Kingsway Primary School

Sunday, September 27th, 2009 by Cllr Julian Powell

As of 23 September 2009 Community Governor Jan Mabson is the new Chair of Governors of Kingsway Primary School. Much to my disappointment I have had to stand down. I am working away part of the week and cannot do the Chairman’s role effectively. I will remain as an ordinary [Continue Reading]

Kingsway School – Grand Opening Ceremony

Saturday, June 27th, 2009 by Cllr Julian Powell

The Pupils, Staff & Governors would like to invite all Kingsway residents & parents to our: End of our first year Grand Opening Ceremony on Friday 3rd July 2009 @ 1pm. Timetable: 1.00pm – 1.20pm: Arrival of all guests and parents (Drumming Workshop and tea/coffee in the main hall). 1.30pm [Continue Reading]

March Against Incineration – Saturday 18 April 2009

Saturday, April 18th, 2009 by Cllr Julian Powell

Please circulate to all your friends and neighbours in the Quedgeley area. Sorry, just picked up the details from the organisers… Better late than never! Please come on a march to protest about Gloucestershire County Council’s plans to build an incinerator at Javelin Park. Join at any of the points [Continue Reading]

Urgent – Next Phase (Development)

Friday, March 20th, 2009 by Cllr Julian Powell

It looks like the developers want to build the next phase of Kingsway at greater housing density than before… The time to influence this decision is now! The Planning Application will go through unless more residents complain about it to the City Council. Any complaint must be in writing to [Continue Reading]

Kingsway School Website

Tuesday, November 18th, 2008 by Cllr Julian Powell

The School has launched it’s own website at Having said that, the web site is already out of date and we are having trouble updating it as BT can’t – for some complicated reason – provide us with a broadband line at the moment. Still, check back when you [Continue Reading]


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