Campaigning news from the South west
Volunteers and campaigners gathered in Bristol on Monday 12 September for a workshop on campaigning.
Our campaigns volunteer Michael Hall and Regional Campaigns Officer for the South West Mike Bell have been fighting to save the pelican crossing in West Street, Wimborne, in Dorset.
Campaign volunteers Josie Iles and Steve Hyde were in Bath on 11 July to set out their concerns about a proposed 'shared space' scheme in Saw Close, near to the Theatre Royal.
Wells MP James Heappey met with South West Volunteer Campaign Coordinator Ian Brooks on 2 June to discuss our concerns about the future of Attendance Allowance.
Following objections from us, local residents and other organisations, Devon County Council has abandoned plans to increase charges for social care services.