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Poringland, Framinghams & Trowse Ward

Your Conservative Councillors for Poringland, Framinghams & Trowse

John Overton & Lisa Neal

Poringland, Framinghams & Trowse ward which includes Arminghall • Bixley • Caistor St. Edmund & Markshall • Framingham Earl • Framingham Pigot • Poringland • Trowse with Newton is represented by three Councillors 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 Poringland, Framinghams & Trowse our three local Conservative candidates hope that you will support them on polling day.

About Lisa

Lisa has lived in Poringland since the age of ten attending the local schools and is married to Richard and has two grown-up children. Lisa has been a Poringland Parish Councillor for over 20 years and formerly worked in the HR department of one of the NHS Trusts.
She has been a School Governor of Poringland Primary School, She was on the Committee and helped start up St Georges Dementia Support Group.
She worked hard at raising funds to pay for the replacing of the play area equipment on the Poringland Memorial Playing Field.
She is an experienced district Councillor who has dedicated much of her life to representing local villages to ensure that the delivery of infrastructure is secured and that quality of life is maintained for our growing population.

About John

John and his wife Ruby have lived in Poringland for over thirty four years, they are part of four generations of the Overton family living locally.
John spent twenty years as the Chairman of Arkwright’s Community Association, a registered charity who were the driving force behind the building of the Community Centre in Overtons Way
John is a proven community champion and a community-driven person who has been involved with some major fund raising events in the area.
He is chairman of Poringland Wanderers Youth FC, Chairman of Poringland Lakes and Conservation Area and was heavily involved in the massive refurbishment and landscaping of an important amenity that is now classed as a jewel in our crown.
John is a past member of Poringland Parish council and has served as Chairman and first citizen of South Norfolk, carrying out a wide range of civic duties which have taken him all over the county.

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