Archive for Month: November 2016

  • DRAINAGE CONFERENCE

    On Thursday I attended the 79th annual conference of the Association of Drainage Boards in my role as Breckland Representative on Norfolk Rivers IDB. Attending events like this gives me the unique opportunity to question directly political leaders including this year Dr Therese Coffey MP. I raised with her matters of demaining which do affect…

  • IS IT PROMOTION – DEMOTION – SOMETHING ELSE…?

    Cabinet change over yesterday. I am no longer holder for people and information ( public safety and IT) but moved to Growth (planning and housing) which includes the new Local Plan which is well on it’s way through already so only final stages and last consultations before submission to go. Will find out this week…

  • SOME WEEKS ARE BUSIER THAN OTHERS

    This is one of those weeks where I am not too busy, at least during the day, on council business, so hoping to get a few other things done. I do however have meetings for the council on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday evenings and Friday lunchtime. Last night was a Parish Council meeting in Bisley. Interesting…