Most of the road is in Rother

It was illuminating to read the wisdom of the Castle Ward Lib Dem candidate in his ill-judged criticism of the Labour Borough Council in last week's paper.

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He doesn’t seem to know that 96.5 per cent of the ‘link road’ is in Rother – in fact, only about 200m of it is in Hastings!

He also does not seem to know that local plans only cover the provision of housing and not the type of housing.

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Perhaps ignorance is bliss, but personally I would expect better from people who aspire to hold elected office!

Godfrey Daniel

Labour County Councillor

Braybrooke & Castle

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