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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.

  • Bread is vital in many ways

    BREAD is important in so many ways. The 'Bake Off...' TV phenomenon has given baking a whole new trend and dimension.So, the superb new Bath Street Bakery and...

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    EU demand more cash from the UK

    THE European Parliament has demanded that the UK pay another 2.1 billion Euros, handing Nigel Farage's UKIP party an early Christmas present.The money will need...

  • We got by with no handouts

    WELL said Mrs B Edwards. We are all well looked after, not just pensioners, but unmarried mothers too.Food is cheap, even a mortgage is cheap compared to what...

  • Motorists just drive on in space

    NOW that the roadworks on Derby Street are finally finished, leaving a lot to be desired in both sight and practicality, I wonder how many people understand why...

  • Reality is a concrete jungle

    THROUGH your paper, might I ask if I'm alone in wondering if we live in a "democratic country".Do they take any notice of people's opinion. The local...

  • NHS is one of top issues for Britons

    AMONGST the economy and immigration, the NHS is ranked in the top few most important issues to Britons.So I was very happy to attend last week's health and...

  • Don't lumber us with extra traffic

    I WAS in Cheadle the other day and reflecting on how it is such a pleasant town to visit.The shops are good, lunch in Wetherspoon was nice and all in all it was...

  • Books inspire the poet in me

    HERE'S something I wrote hopefully inspirational for people – as I was and am inspired by reading books by wonderful teachers like Wayne Dyer, Louise Hay,...

  • Relocate market for a year

    HAVING read the letter from Keith Montgomery about the proposal to have all the stalls down Derby street I feel even more upset about the moving of the market...

  • Why is play area still padlocked

    I WOULD like to ask Sainsburys why the children's play area behind the store at Leek is still padlocked and not being used 18 months after the store opened?I...

  • We must never lose freedoms

    ON SATURDAY 27th September I visited the Roaches, for I noticed in the paper that Staffordshire Wildlife Trust (SWT) was holding several consultations.The...

  • The rip off council

    WE HAVE had to pay our rates over many years. Now when you all reach our age and are told you should not be paying, and in my case I should not have been paying...

  • Does council do enough for tourism?

    DOES Staffordshire Moorlands District Council try hard enough to promote Tourism in Leek, its main industry? No. Did you know that the main entrance and exit...

  • I remember Jack O'Hare

    I READ with great interest Geoff Browne's article about the late Jack O'Hare.I remember Jack as being a very kindly and approachable gentleman with a shock of...

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    Politics needs to be more digitised

    LAST weekend I attended a UK Youth event in Coventry about whether politics needs to be more digitised.The 'Talking Day' events have been taking place up and...

  • Life's web of invisible energy

    HERE are more thoughts on 'Life's Web of Energy' Life is everywhere in different stages and in other ages. A cosmic evolution of life force permeates reality....