The mid-week market in March has plunged in popularity, says a report to Fenland District Council.
Mayor James Palmer has hit back at “outrageous” claims of nepotism at the combined authority amid an ongoing row over recruitment following the departure of the chief executive.
A county councillor who promised ‘no stone will be left unturned’ into the investigation into community transport provider FACT will join its board next week.
For six hours they sat as council officers, councillors, taxi and coach drivers and forensic accountants drove home in devastating detail the actions that had brought them to the seat of local government for Cambridgeshire.
A “significant lack of confidence” in community transport provider FACT could lead to a “transition” into a contract with a new provider, councillors say.
Councillors have called for better investment to make sure businesses relying on moving employees and partners around in private jets are not put off coming to the region.
Tory party activists continued their purge of sitting councillors last night, bringing to four the number axed ahead of next year’s elections to Fenland District Council.
Councillors last night opted for what many regard as a safe pair of hands by voting in Chris Seaton as the new leader of Fenland District Council.
Wisbech councillor Simon King is fighting for his political career after a decision was taken to refer his expenses claim to a conduct committee made up of mainly Conservative Party colleagues.
A ruthless purge by party activists has claimed another significant scalp at Fenland Hall with the de-selection of the third cabinet member in a matter of weeks.