Council To Poll For New Approach To Local Government in Lincolnshire

January 23, 2017 Spilsby Online 0

Residents in Lincolnshire will be asked for their views on abolishing all eight councils in Lincolnshire and adopting a unitary system of governance. The current two-tier system that currently exists in Lincolnshire comprises one county council and seven district councils. Leader of Lincolnshire County Council, Cllr Martin Hill said:  “The current system of councils in Lincolnshire is one we can no longer afford. A unitary model has successfully been adopted in many areas of the […]

Deputy Leader of Lincolnshire County Council appointed commissioner at Rotherham Council

May 11, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

The deputy leader of Lincolnshire County Council is to become the new Commissioner for children’s social care at Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council. Coun Patricia Bradwell, member for Billinghay and Metheringham, is currently Lincolnshire’s deputy leader and has executive responsibilities for Adult Care and Health Services and Children’s Services. She has been appointed as the Children’s Social Care Commissioner at Rotherham Council by the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG). An independent inquiry in 2013 […]