Congratulations to Cllr Robert Oates, Mayor of Sleaford. Lincolnshire Independent Councillor Robert Oates was elected by his fellow councillors to be the Mayor of Sleaford for 2021/22. His wife Ann will be his Consort. In his year of office, Robert aims to progress the first ever Neighbourhood Plan for Sleaford which will guide the long-term
Greetings! Hope you are safe and well and looking forward to seeing you soon at the polling station if not before! Supporting Local business and community: So good to see local businesses and organisations reawakening with great local produce, flowers and services. Thank you. Elections – Thursday 6th May 7am-10pm Less than a week to go!
Annual Report: Our Work at NKDC to March 2021 I wonder how many of you could name five things we at NKDC has done for your communities this year? The Council has 42 elected members, of which 21 are Independents (14 Lincolnshire Independents) and 21 are “NK Administration”, formerly Conservatives. According to the website, we
Duke of Edinburgh at Whisby Nature Park Like many of you, I was sad to hear of the passing of the Duke of Edinburgh and sent condolences on behalf of our Lincolnshire Independent Councillors and in my national role as Vice Chairman of the Local Government Association. I saw the Duke as Independent-minded, with a
COVID: One Year On A collaborative, local approach will be the route to freedom in 2021 March 2021 Councillor Marianne Overton MBE Today the Health Minister, Matt Hancock MP announced the creation of a new body called the UK Health Security Agency, whose job
Talking Waste: Environment Bill Ever wondered why you have so many bins for your household rubbish? Our councillors, Laura Pearson and Nick Byatt are here finding out. Currently Councils calculate their costs and make decisions about how best to collect waste and recycling and make contracts to sell what we can. The Government seems