Bookham residents, businesses and local organisations have been debating whether or not to create a parish or village council for Bookham, Surrey. The final decision lies with Mole Valley District Council which is holding a non-binding advisory referendum on 4 May 2017 to help inform its view. As part of the lead-up to the decision, local residents, businesses and organisations staged a lively and well-attended debate on 27 April. Ian was a panel member and was on hand to adv
The Hampshire Association of Local Councils (HALC) held its annual conference in Southampton. The focus of the day was producing projects and Ian Davison co-presented a session on local councils working with charities to deliver services and managing schemes.