NEXT TOWN COUNCIL MEETING 02 MARCH 2021 TO BE HELD VIA ZOOM – Please see the agenda for the link to access the Zoom meeting
Casual Vacancies in the
Office of Town Councillor
Town of Hingham
Notice is hereby given:
- Two casual vacancies in the office of Parish Councillor exist in the above Parish.
- An election by ballot according to the Election Rules will be held if a request in writing to that effect, signed by ten local government electors for the electoral area, is delivered to The Managing Director, Broadland and South Norfolk Councils, Thorpe Lodge, 1 Yarmouth Road, Thorpe St. Andrew, Norwich, NR7 ODU not later than 15 February 2021 (close of vacancy)
If an election is requested a poll cannot take place until 6 May 2021 as a result of the Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner (Coronavirus) (Postponement of Elections and Referendums) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020 and the Coronavirus Act 2020.
- If an election is not requested, the Parish Council will fill this vacancy by co-option.
Parish/Town Clerk: Alison Doe
Address: 11 Rectory Road, Rockland All Saints NR17 1XA
Dated: 27 January
YOU ARE INVITED TO A MEETING OF HINGHAM TOWN COUNCIL
ON TUESDAY 05 JANUARY 2021. THE MEETING WILL COMMENCE AT 7.30pm.
THIS IS A VIRTUAL MEETING (HELD VIA ZOOM)
MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC AND REPRESENTATIVES OF
THE PRESS CAN JOIN THE MEETING ONLINE
FOR DETAILS AND LINK TO ZOOM PLEASE SEE THE AGENDA
Zoom waiting room will be attended from 7.25 pm
CAN YOU HELP YOUR COMMUNITY?
Hingham Town Council have vacancies for new Town Councillors and are looking for enthusiastic community minded volunteers with a few hours a month to spare, to join the Town Council to make suggestions and help make decisions that can support the community and bring improvements to the town.
Councillors can also play a more active role by helping with projects and events, representing the Council on other committees within Hingham and being members of Working Parties.
You don’t need any previous experience of being a Councillor!!!
Just a few things which the Town Council do……
Provide some of the Footway Lighting, Caring for our Town Greens, Provide the Public Toilets, Maintaining the Churchyard, Maintaining and Administration of the Cemetery, Keeping the Fairland and Market Place Clean and Tidy, Liaising with other Authorities to bring Improvements to Hingham.
The Town Council are able to Co-opt new Councillors to the vacancies without the need for an election.
If you are interested in becoming a Town Councillor and would like to be considered for co-option onto the Council or would like some further information, please contact Ali the Clerk
email: [email protected] TEL:01953 483 891
ACCOUNTS FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 MARCH 2020