Your  Candidate for Easton

Easton ward – Margaret Dewsbury

Your Conservative Candidate for Easton ward

Easton ward which comprises 2100 electors in Easton • Great Melton • Marlingford and Colton is represented by one Councillor on South Norfolk Council.

All across South Norfolk forty six Conservative community champions are standing in this election, each dedicated to solving local problems and growing a stronger economy and creating better lives for local people one family at a time, one street at a time and one place at a time. Here in Easton Ward, Margaret Dewsbury is the Conservative candidate. She hopes that you will support her on polling day.

About Margaret

Margaret has over twenty three years’ experience as a South Norfolk Councillor for Easton. Her main aim is to help solve local problems by acting as advocate for and supporting the local community.

She enjoys being part of the community and she and her husband Terry can often be seen running childrens’ games at school and village fetes to help raise funds for local organisations.

Now retired, her working career involved supporting and inspecting playgroups, nurseries and childminders on behalf of Norfolk County Council and then Ofsted.

In the past she has been involved with a variety of community and voluntary groups including Norfolk Playingfields Association, Norfolk Rural Community Council and Norfolk County Association of Parish and Town Councils.

Over the years she has served on many important committees including economic and community development, planning, Safer Neighbourhoods, licensing and scrutiny.

She currently represents South Norfolk Council on the A47 Alliance and is a big supporter of the improvements to the road that she knows will help reduce the rat running through the local country lanes.

She is also a County Councillor responsible for community safety. She promotes arts and culture as contributors to health and wellbeing and which brings communities together.

Margaret aims to attend all local Parish Council meetings in the area to keep up to date with the latest issues and to help resolve any problems.
She also helps people identify grants and funding which could assist local organisations and support the community.

To enable her to continue her work for your community Margaret needs your vote on 4th May.

Margaret has the proven enthusiasm, energy and commitment required to be a district councillor.

She cares about people and knows her local area well and will be an effective community champion for local people.

She says “Local people need someone to stand up for them on the local Council. As an experienced Councillor I am fortunate that I am in a position to get things sorted for local people in the local villages and I derive a great deal of personal satisfaction from helping those who come to me to solve their problems and I hope you will support me at the polls on 4th May.

Your Conservative District Council

A Message from the Leader of the Council

John Fuller OBE

Conservative Leader of South Norfolk Council

Following the Elections held on 4th May 2023, local Conservatives run South Norfolk Council.  Running a council is a serious business but we never forget our mission to make South Norfolk one of the best places to live in the country.

We are proud of everything we do and strive to be the most efficient, highest performing and technologically advanced Council in Norfolk.

You can read about the promises that we made at election time by reading the manifesto summary below.

The Five Pledges we made to you at the Election

Our Manifesto Summary

Our 2023 Manifesto

A Plan that delivers for every resident and business in the whole of South Norfolk

Download Our Manifesto Summary Here