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Reflections on role of Councillor, by Liz

When you first become a Councillor apart from the great honour and excitement you feel it changes your life completely.  Suddenly residents are asking you for help some with very private and sad issues others asking for help on matters that involve perhaps a whole area. 

Cornhill- The Verdict

We have all eagerly awaited the unveiling of the work to transform the Cornhill, a vital cog in the fortunes of our town centre.

Early opinions have been mixed and to add to the debate I think it is wonderful and could be a real boost to the fortunes of our Town. It gives us a focal point to be proud of and it’s modern look should serve us well in the coming years.

Conservatives stands up for our town centre

Our wonderful Labour council have just given our Town Centre a massive vote of no confidence by investing over £22 million in Martlesham retail park, including M&S.

Explained: A deal that takes back control

"The choice was this deal, which enables us to take back control and to build a brighter future for our country, or going back to square one with more division, more uncertainty and a failure to deliver on the referendum."