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  • North Walsham
    Survey: Sep 22, 2017
    14 questions

    The County Council is preparing a transport strategy for some of Norfolk's market towns. North Walsham is one of the first areas to be looked at and I want to make sure that local people have a say on transport problems and possible solutions.

    You can let me have your views by completing this short survey.

  • Edingthorpe
    Article: Sep 22, 2017

    I have written to residents in Pollard Street and Edingthorpe about the roads between North Walsham and Bacton. If you would like to have your say, please do get in touch with me. Here is the text of my letter:

    In recent months, a number of local residents have contacted me with concerns about the roads between North Walsham and Bacton. I have received complaints about the speed of traffic on the road and the need for repairs.

  • School crossing patrol protest at County Hall
    Article: Sep 18, 2017

    I was surprised and disappointed to see that Council Officers had drawn up budget plans for the County Council which included the option of bringing forward spending cuts so that none would occur in 2021 - when County Councillors are next up for election. Doing this would mean Norfolk residents bearing an extra £40 million of cuts. I raised this at this month's meeting of the Children's Services committee - this is the news release I issued at the time:

  • Paston College
    Article: Sep 18, 2017

    This is a letter I wrote last week to the North Norfolk News highlighting concerns about the long term future for Paston College:

    Dear Sirs
    Norman Lamb has criticised the planned merger of Paston College with Norwich City College. I fear that local students could be hit with a double whammy as the County Council looks to make savings which could include cuts to travel support for the over 16s.