For anybody who is thinking about standing for the Highbridge Vacancy there is a free online event brought to you by the National Association of Local Councils (NALC) and the Local Government Association that is aimed at the general public to get involved with local (parish and town) councils.
Democracy in Action
14 November 2023 — 12.00 – 13.15
Hear about how you can be the voice of your community by standing for election as a local councillor.
This event will provide a valuable opportunity to learn about the work and role of councillors and the huge difference you could make as a local leader in your area. A panel of experts, including those who have become councillors at various local government levels, will share their insights, experience, and advice. You will also be able to ask questions, engage in discussions and access the wide range of support available to take action for your community.
Speakers: Jane Biscombe (Weymouth Town Council), Cllr Katharine Keats Rohan (Wallingford Town Council and South Oxfordshire District Council), Cllr Chidi Nweke (Epping Forest District Council) and Virginia Ponton (Local Government Association)