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Voter demands apology from Councillor Ralph Cook over Labour election leaflets row

Voter demands apology from Councillor Ralph Cook over Labour election leaflets row
March 22, 2013 3 Comments »

A Cardiff resident has demanded a public apology from the council’s deputy leader in a bitter dispute over Labour’s election leaflets. Paul Seligman claims Councillor Ralph Cook was wrong to describe the city resident’s recollection of a controversial Labour campaign ... Read More »

Cardiff Council to look again at population growth estimates for LDP

Cardiff Council to look again at population growth estimates for LDP
March 8, 2013 1 Comment »

Cardiff Council will look again at the population growth estimates used to draw up its local development plan, after residents raised concerns that they were too high. The city’s planning boss, Councillor Ralph Cook, has released details of the consultation ... Read More »

Labour council ‘categorically rules out’ Cardiff congestion charge

Labour council ‘categorically rules out’ Cardiff congestion charge
September 14, 2012 No Comments »

The Labour administration running Cardiff council has “categorically ruled out” introducing a congestion charge – just weeks after saying the revenue-raising scheme was being considered. The capital’s transport boss, Councillor Ralph Cook, said in July that council officers had been ... Read More »

Could a car-free suburb work in Cardiff?

Could a car-free suburb work in Cardiff?
September 6, 2012 1 Comment »

Cardiff Council’s cabinet member for transport and planning, Councillor Ralph Cook, has revealed that he has asked planning chiefs to investigate to the way car-free zones work in some European towns and cities, with the possibility that Cardiff could become ... Read More »

Ralph Cook to become Cardiff Council’s deputy leader

Ralph Cook to become Cardiff Council’s deputy leader
May 8, 2012 1 Comment »

A politician who was once suspended for using Nazi-era language to describe the administration led by Jewish ex-council leader Rodney Berman is set to become deputy leader of Cardiff council. Trowbridge ward member Ralph Cook was elected by fellow Labour ... Read More »

Council tax rise agreed at budget meeting

February 25, 2010 No Comments »

Cardiff councillors came together to agree a budget that gave a council tax rise of 2.94 per cent. The council voted 41 to six in favour of the budget for 2010/2011 with nine abstensions. Councillor Mark Stephens, executive member for ... Read More »