The views expressed in the letter from Jean Shearman on the Planning Committee’s consideration of the Dorridge Sainsbury application (Letters) give a rather jaundiced account of what was described by several residents as an illustration of ‘democracy in action’.
IT’S been a village divided but a packed council chamber saw Solihull councillors give a unanimous thumbs up to the controversial Sainbury’s supermarket application in Dorridge on Wednesday evening (November 30).
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