6 June 2020
Green Party councillor Elfrede Brambley Crawshaw has been elected the new leader of the Liberal Democrat, Green and Independent group at Suffolk County Council. She takes over from Councillor Penny Otton, who becomes deputy leader.
Elfrede was elected three years ago as the county councillor to represent Beccles and is the second Green councillor to lead the group. Recently mayor of the town, she has made many friends in pioneering new initiatives in the area, aided by councillors Graham Elliott and Caroline Topping.
Group member and leader in 2018/19 Councillor Andrew Stringer welcomed Elfrede:
“We are utterly thrilled that Elfrede is leading the second largest group on the County Council. This shows the huge amount of respect Elfrede has earned from all those that work with her, and we look forward to carrying on delivering positive outcomes for our residents, while building the society we wish to see and deserve.”
Elfrede at work:
Meetings & Events
Next meeting will be virtual, in September, date to be confirmed.
If you wish to receive an invite, please email john [a] suffolkgreenparty.org.uk
While the present crisis and lockdown persist, Mid Suffolk Green Party will be holding virtual meetings. Green News will be available by email, so if you wish to receive this, please send your email and postal addresses to john [a] suffolkgreenparty.org.uk
- Mid Suffolk meetings generally held at Cafe 52, Crowe Street, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 1DL
- Meetings occasionally held in Woolpit, Eye, Walsham le Willows, Stowupland, Needham Market and other villages.
All Members and well-wishers welcome.