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Residents could pay for own GP surgery
RESIDENTS could pay for their own medical centre to bring a long-awaited scheme to fruition.
A bid to build a GP surgery in Wivenhoe has suffered a series of set-backs in the last ten years, most recently a funding shortfall.
But town councillor Neil Lodge has suggested residents - through the parish precept part of council tax - could stump up the extra cash or even pay for the whole development.
- Read more about councillor Lodge's thoughts in Monday's Gazette.