Archive for Month: September 2013

  • FAITH AND POLITICS

    It is said that two of the taboo subjects at any dinner party are politics and religion. Well…… On Wednesday 24th September I attended a day session in Bury St Edmunds on the value of linking the activities of the Faith Community with Councils. It is certainly a fact that much of the work done…

  • WIND FARM

    On 10th September I attended a seminar on Wind Energy in Cambridge. This was an industry sponsored event which discussed the whole matter from an industry perspective. I was able to raise many of the issues brought up by objectors to the LYNG turbine with engineers and developers. They could not, of course, comment on…

  • IMPROVEMENTS TO THE A47

    As you will know I have been campaigning for improvements to the A47 for nearly 20 years. The road does affect Eynsford Ward even though it does not run through the villages, the same will apply to the Northern Distributor read if/when it happens. I had the chance for a short one on one with…

  • COUNCILS WARD BOUNDARIES

    As many will be aware the Local Government Boundaries Commission for England have decided that Breckland has to reduce its representation by about 10%. That means loss of four wards in the district. What this means to me as a councillor I will have to represent a bigger area, and to you is that you…

  • LYNG BOWLS CLUB

    Had great pleasure in attending the opening of the New Pavilion at Lyng and District Bowls club on Saturday 14th September. They were recipients of part on the NCC community Building Fund, its a pity this in not still in place, and what the Bowls Club has shown is the benefits that can accrue to…

  • NEW LEADER AT BRECKLAND

    Its all happening in the¬†leadership at Breckland just now. New Leader is Michael Wassell new Deputy in Lynda Turner , some changes in Cabinet and of course a new interim CEO will be in place by the end of the month. We all await to see exactly what changes if any will emerge. I have…