Following on from the Full Council Meeting held on the 8th September 2020, it was agreed that moving forward the meetings will be held on the second Tuesday of the month. The agenda and papers for the next meeting will be on the website to view and download on Wednesday 2nd December 2020. Meetings are being held via Zoom, details of how to join will also be on the agenda.
The parish of Hellesdon is represented by 16 Parish Councillors and divided into two wards: Hellesdon North West and Hellesdon South East. Due to the elections being cancelled in March 2020 there are currently 4 vacancies, 2 in each ward.
The Parish Council is a body that represents local opinion. The Councillors are people who are either elected or co-opted representatives of the community who voluntarily have put themselves forward to carry out a role and have duties and responsibilities for the parish. Being a Parish Councillor is being part of the democratic community governance of the country.
Following the Government’s announcement today regarding the 3 tier system, the Broadland area will be placed into tier 2 (High Alert) on the 2nd December 2020.
Did you know, we throw away around 30% more rubbish at Christmas? The good news is, there are lots of things we can all do to help to reduce this:
Take the Scrunch Test and scrunch your wrapping paper in your hand.