Julie Cook was born and raised in Amersham, attending St Georges, Woodside and Dr Challoner’s High schools. She is the eldest daughter of Davida Allen, previous District Councillor, Town Councillor and Mayor. She can trace her direct family in Amersham all the way back to the 1600s.
Conservatives topped the poll in the Euro election in the Chesham & Amersham Constituency.THe votes were counted by District Council area and in our case the boundaries of the District Council and the Constituency are the same.
A new Leader of Chiltern District Council (CDC) has been announced following a cabinet shake-up. Councillor Isobel Darby was named during CDC’s annual general meeting on Tuesday 13th May, replacing Nick Rose, who has led the council for four years.
I’m sure the Transport Secretary is a sincere man, but he is being very poorly briefed on HS2. When a politician has to resort to classic lines, worthy of Ed Balls, such as "we can’t afford not to" and "engine for growth", you know that there is a public relations firm not far behind!