Archive for Month: September 2014

  • ALL COUNCILS NEED TO COMMENT WHEN ASKED

    3.5 hours of intensive debate in Breckland this morning-District Plan-most important issue. Planning is the issue every District Council Member gets involved with most. Today attended one of a long series of meetings to hammer out exactly where the District will go on this. I was pleased to be able to raise a number of…

  • TO ALL WHO COMMENT ON THIS BLOG

    It is my aim to directly contact all who comment on my Blog, but this is increasingly easy to miss a genuine contact. I get so many people who are just trying to sell me something, improve their english or just want to ride on the back of a blog for promoting some way out…

  • GREAT NEWS ON A47/A1067 LINK

    I have had a telephone call telling me that the statement of common interests on the A1067//A47 link road has been agreed and that mitigation will be applied before building, This is great, it is the very best we could have expected from the current situation. I will blog again when I have seen the…

  • EASTERN DAILY PRESS 26/09/2014

    I really must pass comment on todays¬†EDP front page on Brecklands ‘short’ full council meeting yesterday. I also emphasise that this is a personal view. Cllrs Jermy and Gilbert are both quoted, but is seems to me they are being unfair and deliberately ignoring the way that this district council (and many others) work. The…

  • 2015 ELECTION CANDIDATE

      To all parish councillors in Eynsford Ward Members of the Parish Council will be aware that I was effectively de-selected as Conservative candidate for the new Upper Wensum ward by the allocations panel. I had protested this decision but was advised that it was irreversible. However over the last few days the decision has…

  • DEVELOPMENT OFF DUMPLING GREEN

    I am often critical of planning committee decisions but today they got it right. (twice actually) The matter of interest to me was the application for over 250 houses etc between Derham and Yaxham had just not been thought through enough and the weaknesses were revealed by the committee. Planning officers are of course the…