Councillor Paul Ashdown

  • General
  • Committees
  • Attendance
  • Outside Bodies
  • Register of Interests
  • Election History
  • Party History
  • Ward History
  • Enabling Communities Budget
Councillor Paul Ashdown
Elected:
09 May 2023
First Elected
02 May 2019
Party
Conservative
Ward:
Lothingland
Address
16 Fulmar Way
Oulton Broad, Lowestoft
Suffolk
NR33 8PL
Telephone No:
01502 573948
Work Telephone No:
07824 821545
Mobile Telephone No:
07971 555348
Parishes:

Blundeston, Corton, Flixton (East), Lound,

Ashby, Herringfleet & Somerleyton

Job Title:
Department:

Election History

ElectedRetiredReason
Thu 2 May 2019 Mon 8 May 2023 End of term - re-elected
Tue 9 May 2023  

Party Representation History

PartyRepresentation FromRepresentation To
ConservativeThu 2 May 2019

Ward Representation History

WardRepresentation FromRepresentation To
LothinglandThu 2 May 2019

Personal Register of Interests

Date of NoticeReceipt by Monitoring OfficerView
There are no register of interest records for this member.

Meeting Declarations

Committee NameMeeting DateNatureView
There are no meeting declarations for this member.
DateTitleNotes
There are no training records for this member.
DateFromDescriptionValue
There are no hospitality and gift records for this member.

2023/24

Date

Amount

Group/Organisation

Project

21st May 2023  £198 Corton Parish Council

Funding to purchase a camera to be used in a hot spot within Corton Parish Council for fly tipping

31st July 2023 £320 Lound Parish Council

Defibrillator replacement battery.

 

4th November 2023 £700 Somerleyton Primary School

Funding to purchase 2 iPads for provide enhanced communication and language

 

8th November 2023 £960 Lowestoft & Yarmouth Rugby Club

Funding to purchase sports gear for girls team.

 

11th January 2024 £650 Lound Parish Council

Funding to convert an upstairs space in the Village Hall into an archive room

 

4th February 2024 £2,000 Blundeston Pre School

Funding to purchase Gazebos.

 

       

 

2022/23

Date

Amount

Group/Organisation

Project

19th June 2022  £1,000 Blundeston in Bloom

Funding towards new planters.

 

21st November 2022 £625.40 Ashby Herringfleet and Somerleyton Parish Council

Funding for defibrillator training and batteries/pads

 

12th December 2022 £1,500 Blundeston & Flixton Parish Council

Funding towards new play equipment.

 

- £1,000 Cost of Living challenge

Cost of Living contribution

 

8th December 2023 £500 BACT Community Transport

Funding towards Warm Rooms travel costs

 

17th January 2023 £412.20 Lound Parish Council

Funding towards Telephone Box book exchange.

 

20th January 2023 £150 Somerleyton Parish Council

Funding to purchase an install a metal plaque for the jubilee tree

 

30th January 2023 £223.27 Ashby Herringfleet and Somerleyton Parish Council

 Funding to purchase grit bins.

 

15th February 2023 £1,212 Corton Playing Field Charity

Funding to purchase and install piece of play equipment

 

21st February 2023  £877.13 Lowestoft and Great Yarmouth Rugby Club

Funding for a defibrillator.

 

       

 

2021/22

 

Date

Amount

Group/Organisation

Project

20th May 2021 £600 SA Cheer &  Dance academy

Funding to purchase new mats for the dance group.

 

 2nd July 2021 £180 Blundeston in Bloom

To purchase and fit signs to existing Blundeston boundary signs.

 

13th September 2021  £1,296 Corton Playing Field Charity

Funding to purchase additional play equipment.

 

21st September 2021 £800 Blundeston Parish Council

Funding towards the repair of existing play equipment.

 

12th October 2021  £1,130 Ashby Herringfleet & Somerleyton Parish Council 

Funding for new Christmas lights for the village.

 

29th October 2021  £1,400 Corton Almshouse Charity

Funding for a defibrillator

 

2nd November 2021  £1,000 Lound Parish Council

Funding towards the cost of a drop kerb.

 

1st November 2021 £300 Access Community Trust

Thin Ice is a winter community response campaign and essential hot meal and drink service delivered by Access Community Trust, through its social enterprise and community café (Sams) in the centre of Lowestoft.

 

       

 

2020/21

 

Date

Amount

Group/Organisation

Project

17th August 2020

£205.94 Lound Parish Council

Funding for litter picker equipment.

 

16th October 2020

£343.24 Blundeston & Flixton Parish Council

Funding for Litter Pick equipment

 

16th November 2020 £1,000 Blundeston Village Hall

Funding for refurbishment costs at the hall.

 

 5th February 2021 £1,296 Corton Playing Fields Association

To fund a replacement gate to the children's play area.

 

 15th February 2021 £2,000 Somerleyton Parish Council

To purchase an outdoor table tennis.

 

       


2019/20

 

Date

Amount

Group/Organisation

Project

18th June 2019

£750 Blundeston Parish Council

Funding towards the repairs at the skate park.

 

15th January 2020

£1,000 Somerleyton Community Association

To purchase and install a new piece of climbing equipment at the playing field in Somerleyton.

 

24th January 2020 £1,000 Lound Parish Council

Resurfacing works.

 

4th February 2020

£1,000 Blundeston in Bloom 2020

To help fund towards Blundeston in Bloom 2020.

 

13th February 2020

£1,000

Somerleyton Primary School

To purchase 360 cameras for staff and children to use to showcase to the community/parents of events and trips.

 

17th September 2019

£2,750

Corton Village Hall

Funding towards the toilet refurbishment at the Village Hall.

 

 

 

 

 


Member Attendance

Attendance Summary

SummaryCountPercentage
Expected attendances27 
Present as expected2593%
Absent27%
Apologies received2100% of absences
In attendance (as a visitor)3 

Attendance Details

Meeting DateCommitteeAttendance
28 Jun 2023 18:30 Full Council Attended
3 Jul 2023 10:30 Strategic Planning Committee Attended
11 Jul 2023 14:00 Planning Committee North Attended
26 Jul 2023 18:30 Full Council Attended
8 Aug 2023 14:00 Planning Committee North Attended
5 Sep 2023 18:30 Cabinet In attendance (as a visitor)
12 Sep 2023 14:00 Planning Committee North Attended
27 Sep 2023 18:30 Full Council Attended
2 Oct 2023 10:30 Strategic Planning Committee Attended
10 Oct 2023 14:00 Planning Committee North Attended
2 Nov 2023 15:00 Strategic Planning Committee Apologies received
14 Nov 2023 14:00 Planning Committee North Attended
22 Nov 2023 18:30 Full Council Attended
12 Dec 2023 14:00 Planning Committee North Attended
2 Jan 2024 18:30 Cabinet In attendance (as a visitor)
8 Jan 2024 10:30 Strategic Planning Committee Attended
9 Jan 2024 14:00 Planning Committee North Attended
24 Jan 2024 18:30 Full Council Attended
13 Feb 2024 14:00 Planning Committee North Attended
21 Feb 2024 18:30 Full Council Attended
27 Feb 2024 12:30 Strategic Planning Committee Apologies received
5 Mar 2024 18:00 Cabinet In attendance (as a visitor)
12 Mar 2024 14:00 Planning Committee North Attended
27 Mar 2024 18:30 Full Council Attended
8 Apr 2024 10:30 Strategic Planning Committee Attended
9 Apr 2024 14:00 Planning Committee North Attended
14 May 2024 14:00 Planning Committee North Attended
22 May 2024 18:30 Full Council Attended
24 May 2024 15:00 Planning Committee North Attended
11 Jun 2024 14:00 Planning Committee North Attended