We want surplus land used to generate energy from biodigesters, sunlight, water, wind, or even hydrogen, that could be sold directly to local people.
Posts by Barry Lewis
Cllr Barry Lewis is the Leader of Derbyshire County Council.Follow @
Thousands have signed rival petitions to save, or remove, an early 19th century, Grade II* listed, pub sign in a Derbyshire town.
In Derbyshire, we have learnt to have a confident approach, not one wrapped in overly cautious, bureaucratic, risk-averse practice.
Adaption and technological solutions must be part of a practical response. Just passing motions proposing unrealistic targets is meaningless.
There appears to be a correlation between Conservative success and a stance that shows you support the democratic wishes of the people.
Barry Lewis: We Derbyshire Conservatives will take no part in European elections that should not be taking place
Local Conservative candidates bear the brunt of the Prime Minister’s failure to fulfil her Brexit pledge. Her decision to work with Corbyn was the last straw.
A record number of 68,000 potholes were repaired in 2018. The new model will mean even better performance and efficiency in the future.
It’s hopeless trying to avoid the ideological battle.