Standing in Saham Toney ward:
I have made Breckland my home since 1991, formally in Dereham, but for the past
decade at Ovington. As a life member of the Green Party I have been actively
involved with real local issues including challenging Breckland’s flawed Local
Plan at the official inspection.
I am a self-employed electronics design engineer, married with grown up
As an Ovington Parish Councillors and previous Dereham Councillor and Mayor,
I have a fair bit of experience of local politics. I'm passionate about
getting Breckland Council to be more open and accountable and therefore work
"To get robust decisions you need to
consider different views, Breckland needs more than just blue
Let's stop dodgy property deals (Barham Broom Country Club), overseas bank
investments (Iceland) and outsourcing important local services (Capita
of which were wise, successful or profitable.
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Contact me at 01953-889208 or
T • Birt @ BrecklandGreens • org • uk
You can vote for
one or two Councillors, please use a vote for me.
The Ward boundary:
Saham Toney district includes Carbrooke, Bradenham, Scoulton and Ovington.
When to vote: 2 May, 2019
Polling stations open at 7:00am and close at 10:00pm. The ballot boxes will be
sealed and the count takes place in Dereham the following day, 3 May.
How to vote:
You should have received a polling card by post with your name on it. As long as
you are registered to vote, you do not
need the card, but it is easier if
you take it with you to your polling station.
If you have misplaced your polling card, you can still vote. You may need basic
ID at the polling station.
On entry to your polling station (you must use the correct one, see list
below) give your name and address to the 'Presiding Officer' and they will issue
you with a ballot paper. Take this to a booth and using the pencil provided,
enter a cross in the box alongside your chosen candidate(s). Fold your ballot in
two to keep your choice private and post it into the ballot box located near the
. . . Job done!
- Bradenham Village Hall, The Green. IP25 7QN
- Carbrooke Coronation Hall, Church Street. IP25 6SW
- Ovington Village Hall, Church Road. IP25 6RY
- Wells-Cole Community Centre, Bell Lane. IP25 7HD
- Scoulton Village Hall, Mere Road. NR9 4PG
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to view a map and directions from your home to your polling station.