The Slough Express reports
Following last week's local elections, four
multi-million pound projects planned for Slough which includes Slough Town's
proposed new stadium in Kennedy Park are likely to fall through, the
result of Labour's disappointing results of the elections.
- A £450 million Heart of Slough Project
- A Colnbrook incinerator
- £26 million Call Centre project and
- Slough Town FC's proposed new Stadium in Kennedy Park, Britwell
face being scrapped by the new Council. The statements come from the
Tories and the BILLD (Britwellian Independent Liberal and Liberal Democrat)
group, who joined together when neither party gained a majority in the
In an interview with the Slough Express, new council leader, Richard
Stokes (Lib: Haymill) said: "Every dog has it's day and it's woof woof
time". He said the council would look to basically scrap all four projects,
regardless of the cost.
It is disappointing that he isn't even willing to look at the feasibility
study to see what is feasible and what isn't.
I would urge any reader of this to write to Cllr. Stokes and let him know
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