WMCC – Looking Back at History 1980’s.

Here I am looking a little glum following a campaign based round road safety here in what was my Ward on the County Council which encompassed both Wednesfield North and Wednesfield South.

I represented those two Wards from 1981 until the West Midlands County Council was abolished by the Margaret Thatcher Government.

The print out that I received from the County Council was enormous, and it stretched the length of the old members room in Birmingham.

Needless to say the measures that were being chased were successful. The photograph clearly settles the point about the incidents that had been recorded!

Phil Bateman

Phil Bateman is Married to Mary and lives in Wednesfield North. He was a long serving local politician having served previously on the now defunct West Midlands County Council... read more