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No end to traffic chaos

OUR new council will sit for five years, a year longer than usual to fall in line with the new Dorset Council’s first term. During that time one of the town council’s prime issues will surely be Lyme’s continuing traffic problems, an issue that many believe is unsolvable. […]

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The happy council

AM I hearing things? Was that laughter I heard in the Guildhall. After many years when the atmosphere in the council chamber has been, shall we say, a little sombre, there was an air of excitement, anticipation and, yes, enjoyment, when our new town council met for their first full meeting. […]

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Ushering in a new council era?

THOSE of us who are mildly – okay, in my case, wildly – interested in the affairs of our local council are starting to think about who will be the next mayor of Lyme Regis as the current incumbent, Michaela Ellis, comes to the end of her second two-year term. […]

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What high endeavour…

TO understand the significance of the headline above, you would have to have been a pupil of the Lyme Regis Grammar School or the Woodroffe School. It’s the opening line of the old school song – ‘What High Endeavors Shall Our Voice Proclaim’. […]