I went along to the January council meeting at the Centre on the Farnham Road.
For me it was rather a sad evening. As I sat there waiting for the evenings session to start I felt that the rather tatty, makeshift hall, the venue for that evening's meeting, was somehow a metaphor for the decline that we can see in the town. That hall somehow fitted well with the image of
These are all things that we read about each week in our local newspapers. What has happened to our once prosperous and vibrant town? Abandoning the old town hall, part of the town's history, with its impressive council chamber is a sign of the lack of pride that our local bigwigs have in Slough. I worry about what lays ahead for the town and its citizens.