Democracy in action???

As a result of my relative success at the local election, I have decided to press ahead with my exploration of the democratic process in Derby. The primary step being to attend the first full council meeting of the¬†electoral year held in the Council Chamber in the council house. It was apparent that I had … Continue reading Democracy in action???

Stand up and be counted

It's been a week since I last posted. I promised myself and my family a break after the election which has been very refreshing. I've also celebrated my son's first birthday.  I want to share with you my experience of the count. Under good advice my husband and myself decided not to go to the … Continue reading Stand up and be counted