Clean-ups do a job but hide real problem of neglect

The clean-up organised by Maindee Action Group cleared the path from Corporation Road to Maindee Primary School. It was a great example of community spirit, but three weeks later the footpath was as bad as ever and there were still hypodermic needles in the undergrowth. This is by a path used by schoolchildren. Needles used by drug users are regarded as a major health issue,

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Planning Application at The Glebelands

Greenhill Construction, the company which had applied for permission to build houses at The Glebelands, south of the Glan Usk School, is reported to be in administration. Nevertheless, the application is going ahead, for 248 homes, including flats and houses.

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DURHAM ROAD PLANS FACE A FURTHER DELAY

Linc Cymru, owners of the former Durham Road School site, say their plans for a care home have been delayed. Linc wrote to residents before Christmas to say they would be ready to start work after appointing contractors.

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WHERE IS THE WORK WE WERE PROMISED

RESIDENTS in Old Barn are demanding to know when planned improvements to blocks of flats in the area will be carried out.

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