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Committees

Full Council

Full Council meetings take place every month and are where the most important decisions are made.

These meetings are attended by every member of the Council.

Finance and Governance Committee

The Finance and Governance Committee is responsible for the finances and policies of the Council.

The members of this committee are: Neil Coleby, Amanda Frost, Alan Green (Chair), Jacqueline Hardie, Graham Parker, Andy Pearce, Alice Taylor and David Youngman.

Personnel Committee

The Personnel Committee looks at matters relating to Council staff.

The members of this committee are: Neil Coleby, Tracey Eastwood, Amanda Frost (Chair), Alan Green, Jacqueline Hardie, Peter Knight, Peter Lang, Graham Parker, Keith Patience and Andy Pearce.

Planning and Environment Committee

The Planning and Environment Committee considers and comments on local planning applications to the local planning authority.

The members of this committee are: Sue Barnard, Tracey Eastwood, Amanda Frost, Alan Green, Jacqueline Hardie, Peter Knight (Chair), Graham Parker, Alice Taylor and David Youngman.

Asset, Inclusion and Development Committee

The AID Committee looks at how to improve assets within Lowestoft.

The members of this committee are: Sue Barnard (Chair), Bob Breakspear, Colin Butler, Neil Coleby, Peter Collecott, Peter Knight, Graham Parker, Keith Patience, Andy Pearce, John Pitts and Nick Webb.

CCTV Committee

The CCTV Committee looks at the CCTV cameras owned by the Council.

The members of this committee are: Peter Collecott (Chair), Amanda Frost, Graham Parker, Andy Pearce, Alice Taylor and Nick Webb.

Climate Emergency Committee

The Climate Emergency Committee has been set up as part of the Council’s response to declaring a climate emergency and all responsibilities are focused on determining achievable changes to the Council’s activities as far as is practicable and proportionate

The members of this committee are: Sue Barnard, Tara Carlton, Neil Coleby, Tracey Eastwood, Alan Green, Peter Lang (Chair), Paul Page, Graham Parker, Andy Pearce and David Youngman.

Events and Communications Sub-Committee

The Events and Communications Sub-Committee looks at the events held by the Town Council and other organisations and at community engagement.

The members of this sub-committee are: Sue Barnard, Neil Coleby (Chair), Peter Collecott, Graham Parker, Andy Pearce, John Pitts, Alice Taylor and Nick Webb.

Neighbourhood Plan Sub-Committee

The Neighbourhood Plan Sub-Committee is responsible for drafting the Neighbourhood Plan for Lowestoft

The members of this sub-committee are: Sue Barnard, Bob Breakspear, Colin Butler, Neil Coleby, Amanda Frost, Jacqueline Hardie and Alice Taylor (Chair).

Parks and Open Spaces Sub-Committee

The Parks and Open Spaces Sub-Committee looks at all of the open spaces owned by the Town Council and how to maintain and improve these areas.

The members of this sub-committee are: Sue Barnard, Bob Breakspear, Tara Carlton, Neil Coleby (Chair), Peter Lang, Graham Parker and John Pitts.

Budget and Loan Working Group

The Budget and Loan Working Group is responsible for drafting next years budget

The members of this working group are: Neil Coleby, Alan Green, Graham Parker, Andy Pearce and Alice Taylor.

Toilet Strategy Working Group

The Toilet Strategy Working Group looks at maintaining and improving the toilets owned by the Town Council.

The members of this working group are: Sue Barnard, Colin Butler, Neil Coleby and Alice Taylor.

KPIs Working Group

The KPIs Working group is reviewing the Key Performance Indicators that we have with contractors.

The members of this working group are: Bob Breakspear, Neil Coleby, Andy Pearce and Alice Taylor.

Standing Orders Working Group

The Standing Orders Working Group looks at the Town Council's Standing Orders and recommending changes that could be made to improve them.

The members of this working group are: Neil Coleby, Alan Green, Keith Patience, Andy Pearce and Alice Taylor.

Triangle Market Working Group

The Triangle Market Working Group are looking at establishing a reoccurring market at the Triangle Market.

The members of this working group are: Sue Barnard, Graham Parker, Andy Pearce and Alice Taylor.

Normanston Allotments Working Group.

The Normanston Allotments Working Group looks at a proposed change in the layout of the Normanston Allotments Site.

The members of this working group are: Sue Barnard, Bob Breakspear, Neil Coleby, Jacqueline Hardie, Peter Lang, Keith Patience, Andy Pearce and John Pitts.