Chair’s Report 2020-2021

2020/21 will be remembered in history for the Covid-19 Pandemic and the year the UK left the European Union. I am sure we all have our own views, including the way the pandemic and Brexit have been handled, but we will leave that to be discussed and debated elsewhere. Fairfield and the Parish Council saw […]

CBC Councillors Annual Report 2020-2021

In a year like no other most residents can remember, it is difficult to know where to start.  However, reflecting on the last 12 months, the resilience and community spirit of residents clearly stands out.  From the early days in March and April 2020 to the evolving needs of people as we ease hopefully out […]

Financial Report 2020-2021

Fairfield Parish Council employs the Parish Clerk as its Responsible Financial Officer. The budget is set by Councillors in January for the following financial year and it is at this time that Councillors consider financing future and ongoing projects.  The annual accounts were agreed at the parish council meeting held on 6th May 2021 after […]

Chairman’s Report 2019-20

The year started with the four-yearly election for the seven seats on the Council and ended with Covid-19 (more about this later). We welcomed four new Councillors – Nick Andrews, Simon Little, Nick Reynolds and Shawn Reader. This followed the decision by Chris Bidwell, Nathan Hanks, Sharon Jones and Tom Milliken not to stand for […]

CBC Councillors Annual Report 2019- 2020

We start the report for this year with the elections in May. Steve Dixon and Brian Saunders were re-elected and we welcomed the new councillor Nicola Harris who replaced John Saunders a local councillor for many years. At the council AGM in May the responsibilities for us were approved, Cllr Dixon is Executive Member for […]

Financial Report 2019-20

Fairfield Parish Council employs the Parish Clerk as its Responsible Financial Officer. The budget was set by Councillors in January for the following financial year and it is at this time that Councillors consider financing future and ongoing projects.  The annual accounts were agreed at the parish council meeting held on 14th May 2020 after […]

Chris Bidwell

Chairman’s report 2018-19

Last year we enjoyed a hot and mostly dry summer, without an odour from the Anglian Water Treatment works.  Residents were at last able to enjoy the summer in their gardens, open windows and relax in the open spaces of Fairfield. The improvement works carried out to the sewage treatment works are now complete, these […]

CBC Ward Councillors Report 2018-19

The report was read by Cllr Brian Saunders, Vice Chairman of CBC As with our report of previous years, the biggest concern faced by many, is the spectre of development.  Most residents we discuss these concerns with are acceptive of the need for development, but only when supported with a commiserate increase of appropriate infrastructure.  […]

Finance Report 2018 / 2019

Fairfield Parish Council employs the Parish Clerk as its Responsible Financial Officer. The budget was set by Councillors in December for the following financial year and it is at this time that Councillors consider financing future and ongoing projects.  The annual accounts were agreed at the parish council meeting held on 16th May 2019 after […]