Question time for town council candidates
On Thursday residents in Dereham will go to the polls to decide who they want as the new councilor in the Humbletoft seat on the town council. We want to offer readers the chance to ask them questions before voting starts.
On Thursday residents in Dereham will go to the polls to decide who they want as the new councilor in the Humbletoft seat on the town council.
We want to offer readers the chance to ask them questions before voting starts.
Questions will be put to the candidates and published in Thursday's Dereham Times and here on the website. The results of the election will be posted here on the night it is announced.
t If you want to ask any of the following four candidates a question, email it to: firstname.lastname@example.org stating your name, address and the question. Addresses will be withheld if requested.
t The candidates:
David Bowyer (Green Party)
- 1 Social club to host beer festival in memory of beloved former chairman
- 2 'Some haven't had a cut since Covid' - hairdresser on growing challenges
- 3 Village pub to finally reopen after being shut for four years
- 4 Dereham barbershop named as one of UK's top 20
- 5 Share of £120,000 cash pot on offer to Breckland groups
- 6 Person banned from driving arrested after crashing into pedestrian crossing
- 7 Norfolk war hero saluted at poignant service
- 8 Drivers slammed for parking outside centre for people with disabilities
- 9 Can you answer these 10 GCSE questions designed for 16-year-olds?
- 10 Ex-military police officer elected as Dereham's new mayor
Mark Broughton (Independent)
Linda Goreham (Labour)
Kate Millbank (Conservative)
t The by-election is on Thursday, October 29, for the Humbletoft seat following the resignation of Diana Irving in September.
The closing date for nominations was on Friday, October 2.