I'M ADDRESSING A LARGE MEETING OF COUNCILLORS IN THE LOWESTOFT AREA ABOUT THE FUTURE OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT IN NORFOLK AND SUFFOLK, LATER TODAY...
A meeting is being held at Lound Parish Hall today [at 7.30], Thursday 4th September for all Parish Councillors and Clerks from: Ashby, Blundeston & Flixton, Carlton Colville, Corton, Gisleham, Herringfleet, Lound, Oulton, Somerleyton and Hopton. [The purpose of the meeting is to give all the Parish Councillors the opportunity to learn about the Boundary Committee proposals and about various Parties' views of them, before returning to their respective Parishes to discuss the proposal and submit their views to the Committee.]
In my speech to the meeting I will be stressing the commitment of
The Green Party strongly believes that Lowestoft should have a far more local council than any of the Boundary Committee proposals would give it; that means that we would back either a 'Yartoft' Council (comprising