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The Town Council are all very little, round, oily, intelligent men, with big saucer eyes and fat double chins, and have their coats much longer and their shoe-buckles much bigger than the ordinary inhabitants of Vondervotteimittiss.
The good people of the borough had scarcely a chance, however, to get their eyes thoroughly open, when, just as it wanted half a minute of noon, the rascal bounced, as I say, right into the midst of them; gave a chassez here, and a balancez there; and then, after a pirouette and a pas-de-zephyr, pigeon-winged himself right up into the belfry of the House of the Town Council, where the wonder-stricken belfry-man sat smoking in a state of dignity and dismay.
Her mother was sitting by the fireside spinning her purple yarn with her maids around her, and she happened to catch her father just as he was going out to attend a meeting of the town council, which the Phaeacian aldermen had convened.
It therefore, in the first place, cheered Van Systens and his nosegay, then the corporation, then followed a cheer for the people; and, at last, and for once with great justice, there was one for the excellent music with which the gentlemen of the town councils generously treated the assemblage at every halt.
A PUBLIC consultation is to be launched on the future of Billingham Town Council - at a cost to the taxpayer of PS30,000.
A BID by a town council to build 13 new homes near the site of a children's play area has been attacked by some of its own members.
DEAR Editor, The main political parties on Birmingham City Council, and the leadership of the Sutton Conservative group, have said they will approve the legal identity of the new Sutton Coldfield Town Council at a full meeting of the city council in September.
WE recently held a public meeting in Four Oaks to discuss the proposal for a town council in Sutton Coldfield.
Another session of the Naryn Town Council on March 19 passed without one of the vice speakers.
MIRFIELD Town Council has a new top team - including the youngest deputy mayor in its history.
The contracting authority may include one or all of the 9 tipperary local authorities: north tipperary county council, south tipperary county council, clonmel borough council, nenagh town council, thurles town council, carrick-on-suir town council, templemore town council, cashel town council and tipperary town council.
A NORTH East town council is to honour a Paralympic champion with the freedom of the town.