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The Cabinet sets the overall policy and budget for the Council – setting priorities and resources to meet the needs of the community.

Each Cabinet Member has a portfolio of responsibilities for which the Member leads in policy development. These portfolios are listed below.

Councillor J A Kite (Leader)

Porfolio: Leader & Overall Strategy

Councillor A R Martin (Deputy Leader)

Portfolio: Deputy Leader, Strategic Council Finances & Strategic Service Provision

Councillor P F Coleman

Portfolio: Front Line Services, Customer Champion & Housing

Councillor A Lloyd

Portfolio: Environment, Leisure & Facilities

Councillor C J Shippam

Portfolio: Town Centre

Councillor Mrs P A Thurlow

Portfolio: Events, Attractions & Heritage

Lead Members - sitting outide The Cabinet reporting to the Leader of the Council

  • Councillor S H Brown - Policy Development
  • Councillor D Hammock - Licensing, Obligations and Enforcement
  • Councillor E J Lampkin - Customer Experience & Service Profiles
  • Councillor Mrs Ann Allen - Community & Taxpayer Involvement, Voluntary Sector, Forums
  • Councillor Arron Bardoe - Business & Enterprise, Procurement, Trading & Income
  • Councillor B E Read - Urban Regeneration
  • Councillor K M Kelly - Transport and Infrastructure
Last Updated: 09th May 2014 Print Link