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Latest reader letters sent in to the Leek Post & Times. If you have a comment to make or wish to express an opinion, then send in a letter or comment to the editor by email or post.

  • I'm Horrified at Latest News

    I have just returned from holiday and am horrified to learn the latest news about the proposed Slmma Development.I am stunned as to how matters have been...

  • Letter Porter

    It's not often that I write a letter to the editor, unless of course it concerns defenseless animals.But with regard to the letter published in the July 9th...

  • Letter Came Amid Rush for Jobs

    Your correspondent's letter suggesting that young unemployed people are 'idlers' who ought to have their benefits stopped ('Clamp down on the young idlers')...

  • Just Wait for the First Snows

    Having got used to vast spend, grant funded and Section 106 inducement on new works to replace poor design non-HGV capable footways... totally trashed. I...

  • Letter Holland

    I am pleased to see Leek's library holding its exhibition of WW1 local history, and personal testimony reminders of events, and the true stories revealed. Those...

  • I don't want loss of countryside

    Dear Sir,I am writing again for the people of Cheddleton regarding the Pointon brothers. Once again they are trying to take away the little bit of countryside....

  • Sun Shines Down on Foxlowe

    A partnership is Born. The Foxlowe and all involved, thanks to Staffordshire Moorlands District Council for giving us the opportunity to shine even more...

  • We are Against Housing Proposal

    We the Moorlands Democratic Alliance (MDA) are totally against the planning application to the south of Thorley Drive.Several MDA Councillors have been...

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    Letter Thacker

    How can the police only give a caution to the thugs who attacked the landlord, landlady and their son in The Priory?Throwing a glass at the landlord is assault....

  • Animals are Sacrificed Pointlessly

    When this Government came to power it pledged to reduce the number of animals used in vivisection.But the number of animal experiments in 2013 was the highest...

  • Cats can Damage Cars

    With reference to a letter in your paper by Mrs S Iwanicki concerning the mess cats make in your garden, may I say not in the owner's garden else they would...

  • Journey to France was an adventure

    I would recommend everyone visit the Great War exhibition at the Nicholson (July 2 & 9).Any opportunity of developing a greater understanding of a period so...

  • Vast majority would love a job

    Dear Sir,In response to last week's letter regarding young "idlers", the vast majority of young people who are out of work would love to be able to...

  • Letter Planning

    There was considerable concern at the way the Slimma application was processed by our planning department by several dozen of the surrounding residents.Traffic...

  • Niel Kirby's Letter

    How can it be right that two solicitors from the same company are working on opposing capacities on the Slimma application?I refer to your front page article...

  • Letter Questions

    At the council's services scrutiny panel last Wednesday there were many questions put, but it was decided to put them all into confidential and behind closed...

  • Gerald Mee, Leek

    On returning to Leek last week I was delighted to see that the 'two mile to Leek' mile post has been reinstated.It is now some time since the original one was...

  • Julie and Kieth Bloore's Letter

    We read your front page article (2 July), concerning the Slimma application solicitor and Staffordshire Moorlands District Council's legal adviser for planning...

  • Legal Adviser Letter

    I read with concern your article stating that Mr Pattinson, the legal adviser at the planning committee dealing with the proposal for the redevelopment of the...

  • Game of tennis sold to Russian

    Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England, talked a few weeks ago about the continued dangers of "City greed and growing inequality... with bankers in...