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Crawley Council Leader to take part in live coronavirus Q&A for residents



Have a concern over the coronavirus that may impact with services across Crawley?

Crawley Borough Council has confirmed that the leader of the council, Peter Lamb, is to take part in a live Q&A session about the coronavirus.

The question and answer session will take place on twitter tomorrow (Thursday 26th March) between 5 and 6pm.

Anyone who wishes to ask a question is asked to tweet it to @crawleybc using the hashtag #CBCcoronavirus

Answers to questions chosen will then be tweeted out pubically.


Crawley Council Leader agrees to meet with opposition party to resolve towns leadership situation



The leader of Crawley Borough Council, Peter Lamb, has agreed to meet with the towns opposition party, the Conservatives after an invite was extended in response the Mr Lambs call for a motion of no confidence.

In what has been a very tense time across the town politically for the past week, with two Councillors leaving the Labour party resulting in the party have a minority council, another step forward has been made for the council to come to an agreement of how it will continue for the rest of the year.

In a letter replying to Conservative Leader Duncan Crow, Peter Lamb says:

“We belong to different parties of very different beliefs, beliefs which in any ordinary circumstances would make joint-working impossible… However, current circumstances are far from ordinary…Recent events mean that no such majority exists.

We owe it to the town to resolve the current impasse. Consequently the Labour Group has asked that I take up your offer of talks to see what, if any, agreement can be reached.”

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