Articulate HLC is delighted to announce the next guest speaker at our monthly business breakfast meeting
His topic is
"What does devolution mean for growth in the East?"
But you will also have the opportunity to ask the questions that matter to you … and get answers. Be sure to add your question to the booking form, so you can be assured that it will be placed on the agenda and be answered in full.
Colin is dedicated to representing businesses and residents and helping them with issues that affect their lives and our communities. Colin passionately believes in small government and keeping council-tax rises as low as possible.
Bookings close on 17th March
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For directions to The Leaping Hare at Wyken Vineyards... click here
*There is a £1.50 surcharge if paying by cheque, as this is what the bank now charges us!
A Suffolk County Councillor since 2006, Colin has served in the County's cabinet for most of the subsequent nine years, firstly as Cabinet Member Adult and Community Services (2009-2013), during which time he secured a £60million private-sector investment in new, state-of-the-art care homes, and then with responsibility for finance (2013-14), where he oversaw the initial development of major savings programmes.
He was elected Leader of the Council in May 2015.
Colin is also a District Councillor in Forest Heath, where he serves as Chairman of the Council's Performance and Audit Scrutiny Committee. At national level,he sits on the LGA's Community and Wellbeing Board, is a member peer and, in 2013, was elected to the LGA's Conservative National Executive. Colin has recently been appointed as the County Council's Network Spokesman for Health and Social Care.