Campaigns

Climate Change

This is my latest letter to feature in the local press.  I was proud to support the motion at the final council meeting of the administration, in declaring that North Norfolk District Council recognises we are in a climate change emergency situation.  Like it or not our world is warming up and we

Bacton bird netting scandal

The Bacton bird netting scandal has dominated the headlines not just in North Norfolk but around the Country this week.  I have today been to see the cliffs at Bacton and see for myself what has been done so far and what work is still on going.  I first picked up on this issue late Monday night w

NNDC Budget

A really disappointing budget evening on Wednesday 27th February.  The Conservatives made some really good suggested amendments to the budget.  We didn't want hardworking rate payers to see their bills put up, just three months after the Liberal Democrats took control of the Council.  Who would y

Santander bank branch closures

Whilst there are many problems facing the High Street, I would make swift decisive moves to force the banks to act with social responsibility in our communities.  The recent closures by Santander have prompted me to write to our MPs for an Early Day motion on retaining a proportion of branches by

North Walsham new homes concern

Large scale new housing sites often cause concerns to communities but well thought out schemes can have benefits, read mine and Fiona Turner's letter published on 6th February 2019 in the North Norfolk News

RE Concerns about 2000 houses in North Walsham