Chairman of the Council

The Chairman of the Council is elected by the Council from amongst the Councillors. The main duty is to preside over principal meetings of the Council. The Chairman will also attend events as the Council's representative.

Chairman of the Council

Chairman of the Council 2020-21

Our current Chairman is Councillor Lynda Turner who has been a Councillor at Breckland since 2007.

Further information on our Chairman.

Vice Chairman of the Council

Vice-Chairman 2020-21

Councillor Roy Brame is Vice Chairman of the Council.

Further information on Councillor Ray Brame.

The Chairman welcomes invitations to attend community events held by local organisations and will endeavour to accept all invitations where possible. 

If you have, or you know somebody who has, a special occasion to celebrate, e.g. Golden Wedding anniversaries, 100th birthdays, etc. then contact the Chairman's Secretary to see if the Chairman would be able to attend any event you have planned to celebrate the occasion, a bouquet of flowers will be presented.

Please give as much notice as possible as the Chairman's diary is always busy.

If you would like to invite the Chairman to an event please:


Write to: Chairman's Secretary, Breckland Council, Democratic Services, Elizabeth House, Walpole Loke, Dereham, Norfolk, NR19 1EE

Telephone: 01362 656870

Last updated: 03/06/2020 15:46:56