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Leaders Column; August 2020

This is a longer version of the Leaders Column that appears in “The Herald”. It gives me the opportunity to give more background on what we are doing.

District Matters by Tony Jefferson

In my last column I said that I was not sure that many people had understood the implications of the biggest economic downturn in centuries. Despite the continual flow of grim economic news I am afraid that this is still the case. There appears to be great deal of denial around.

Leader of the District Council Column

Leader's Column from Tony Jefferson

In my last column I said that the world has changed. What we have yet to discover is exactly what these changes will be. There are some things we know;

End of April update

These last six weeks, although it sometimes feels like six months, have been unusual to say the least.

Councillor Ian Shenton dealing with the crisis

The last few weeks have been different, to say the least. Not only for me but for everyone. The crisis has affected every person and every family in some way, some more tragically than others.

Update from your local Conservatives on Corona

Barely a month ago I, as Chairman of the Association, was in the office with Alex and Diana for our weekly catch up. We discussed the arrangements for our Westminster Club dinner, the agenda for our AGM.