Clive Betts

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Name: Clive Betts
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Dangers of devolving power

From: Gordon Lawrence, Stemperlowe View, Sheffield.CLIVE Betts rightly praised the role played by local councils, businesses and other organisations (The Yorkshire Post, July 9) in producing the resoundingly successful Grand Depart.He then extrapolates ... [Published Yorkshire Post - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Opposing views on 
Gaza conflict

From: Martin D. Stern, Hanover Gardens, Salford.WHILE the death of even one innocent person is deplorable, and every effort should be made to avoid their occurrence, they are inevitable in any military conflict, especially where one side insists on placing ... [Published Yorkshire Post - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Select committee puts litter in the spotlight

The Communities and Local Government Committee is to look into litter and fly-tipping and is inviting the public to submit evidence, both written and photographic. The deadline is 16 October.The select committee aims to find out what problems litter and ... [Published PackagingNews.co.uk - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

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The civil service “traditionally hangs on” to power, he said, in a “very centralised system of government and a culture that goes with it.”Betts said that he is “not just blaming the civil service,” because “politicians go along with it,” but that “the ... [Published Civil Service World - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Call for pollution toll of M1 limit rejection

A Sheffield MP is demanding answers about how scrapping plans for a 60mph speed limit on the M1 will affect resident in Tinsley - where air pollution is already a major problem.Clive Betts has written to transport minister Robert Goodwill after the Government ... [Published Sheffield Star - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 2 reports

Checks 'will monitor data powers'

12:45am Tuesday 15th July 2014 in National News © Press Association 2014Prime Minister David Cameron has insisted the Bill is a narrow law aimed at reinforcing the status quoPeople would be aware if laws designed to maintain police and security services' ... [Published Malvern Gazette - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

MP hails Sheffield school uniform store

Sheffield South East MP Clive Betts has paid a visit to a school uniform shop which employs more than 100 people.He visited School Trends in Westfield, which has recently extended its opening hours and now supplies 50 local schools.Mr Betts said: “School ... [Published Sheffield Star - Jul 13 2014]
Entities: Sheffield, Clive Betts
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

[Mr Clive Betts in the Chair] — Local Plans (Public Consent)

Steven Baker (Wycombe, Conservative)It is a delight to see you in the Chair, Mr Betts, for a debate on a subject in which I know you have a particularly keen interest. I must say that there is no tumbleweed today; looking around me, I can see that my ... [Published They Work For You - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 7 reports

Local authorities should be given greater financial freedom - CLG

Local authorities should be given greater powers over their finances, and be released from the “fiscal grip” of Whitehall, the Communities and Local Government Committee (CLG) has stated.In its new report - – the CLG Committee calls for the transfer of ... [Published Public Sector Executive - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Betts’ anger over nursery closure

Sheffield South East MP Clive Betts is calling for urgent action over the closure of a popular nursery in Tinsley.Tinsley Green Nursery is to close this month following a loss of funding from the city council, the result of major Government cuts to provision ... [Published Sheffield Star - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Give more power to region's cities

A report out today is calling for more power to be given to our region's cities. The Communities and Local Government Commitee says that whilst Scotland and Wales are being given more power, the same isn't happening here. The South Sheffield MP Clive ... [Published itv.com - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

It is up to councils like Cheltenham and Tewkesbury to arm...

Comments (0)Before grilling council bosses from Cheltenham, Tewkesbury and Gloucester over their controversial housing plan on Monday afternoon, Clive Betts MP, the man charged with finding out what’s wrong with the Government’s planning bible, sat down ... [Published Gloucestershire Echo Online - Jul 08 2014]

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Mrs May told Labour's Clive Betts (Sheffield South East): "there is no change to the definitions that are already in existence in terms of the communications data that it is possible to access."

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Dangers of devolving power [Published Yorkshire Post - Jul 26 2014]
CLG Select Committee launches litter inquiry [Published Resource - Jul 24 2014]
Opposing views on 
Gaza conflict [Published Yorkshire Post - Jul 24 2014]
MPs & Celebrities Support Street League Tournament [Published FC Business - Jul 23 2014]
Select committee puts litter in the spotlight [Published PackagingNews.co.uk - Jul 23 2014]
if (typeof _gaq != 'undefined') _gaq.push(['_tr... [Published Civil Service World - Jul 18 2014]
Call for pollution toll of M1 limit rejection [Published Sheffield Star - Jul 17 2014]
Donkey row was ‘overkill’ - says Sheffield MP [Published Sheffield Star - Jul 16 2014]
Checks 'will monitor data powers' [Published Malvern Gazette - Jul 15 2014]
Checks 'will monitor data powers' [Published Burnley Citizen - Jul 15 2014]
MP hails Sheffield school uniform store [Published Sheffield Star - Jul 13 2014]
Lawmakers Call For Fiscal Devolution In England [Published Tax-News.com - Jul 11 2014]
More tax powers for councils urged [Published Investor Portfolio Service - Jul 11 2014]
At it again: Duelling MPs in Attack of the Hous... [Published 24dash.com - Jul 10 2014]
[Mr Clive Betts in the Chair] — Local Plans (Pu... [Published They Work For You - Jul 10 2014]
Local authorities should be given greater finan... [Published Public Sector Executive - Jul 09 2014]
Housing supply debate Watch [Published BBC - Jul 09 2014]
MPs want English tax devolution [Published Economia - Jul 09 2014]
Betts’ anger over nursery closure [Published Sheffield Star - Jul 09 2014]
Growth must be Tour legacy [Published Yorkshire Post - Jul 09 2014]
Clive Betts: Le Tour makes case for giving powe... [Published Yorkshire Post - Jul 09 2014]
Give more power to region's cities [Published itv.com - Jul 09 2014]
Government must tackle the ‘English Question’ a... [Published United Kingdom Parliament - Jul 09 2014]
Tax powers for English cities urged [Published Cotswold Journal - Jul 09 2014]
Tax powers for English cities urged [Published Carluke Gazette - Jul 09 2014]
Voters should be allowed to judge if council ha... [Published Darlington & Stockton Times - Jul 09 2014]
It is up to councils like Cheltenham and Tewkes... [Published Gloucestershire Echo Online - Jul 08 2014]
Minister: stop complicating procurement processes [Published Local Government Chronicle - Jul 08 2014]
Fight to get man released from Bangladeshi jail... [Published itv.com - Jul 07 2014]
City students on capital trip [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Jul 07 2014]
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