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Watching History Unfold

by CllrZoeFranklin on 20 January, 2009

As I write I have the BBC News coverage of Barack Obama’s inauguration on in the background. No one can deny that today is a historic day. The US has made a huge journey for us to be at the point that we can witness an African-American become the President of America. Barack Obama is […]

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A mindful Christmas

by CllrZoeFranklin on 9 December, 2008

  Last year I found it really easy to get into the spirit of Christmas. Perhaps it was that my son, Reuben, was only two months old and the wonder of his birth hadn’t left me so it was easier to feel the wonder of the Christmas season? Perhaps it was because I wasn’t working […]

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Thank you for your support

by CllrZoeFranklin on 24 September, 2008

I would like to say a big thank you to everyone who voted for me in the by-election on September 11th. I am delighted that I am able to represent my fellow residents in the role of Borough Councillor for Stoke ward. The by-election campaign was hard work but there is no doubt that going […]

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