the Panel

The Community First Panel is responsible for the support and progress of Community First within the Sidney Sussex ward.

Panel meetings are to be held on the 1st Thursday of the month at 5pm.
Currently the venue is Poplar Road Fire Station.

Your Panel

Darren Linford – [Panel Chairman]

Also Chairman of Sussex Street Neighbourhood Watch

Steve Pygott. –  [Chairman of Clee Lincs Community Forum]

“ I am also secretary of Barcroft St Neighbourhood Watch group and well aware of groups’ needs and ambitions. I hope to apply my knowledge and experience to helping others achieve their goals.”

Hazel Chase [Ward Councillor]

Heidi Bradley – [Panel Secretary/Resident]

Robert Palmer –  [Resident/Environmentalist]

 “ I am a resident in the Sidney Sussex Ward. I am acutely aware of the environmental issues of the area.It is my ambition to help improve the residents of Sidney Sussex Ward quality of life and will do whatever I can to achieve this aim.”

YMCA — Paul Cornell

” I am on the panel as I believe in working with local people to make best use of resources to make a real difference both in short term projects and for the future. The YMCA is committed to ensuring our young people in North East Lincolnshire develop and achieve their full potential. “

Church Rep — Richard Holden

Natasha Atkinson – [Children & Families Rep]

” I work for North East Lincolnshire Council, Integrated Family Services, representing Children and Families within the Fiveways locality, including the Sydney Sussex Ward.

Neighbourhood Development rep — John Manton

” I am the Neighbourhood Development Area Coordinator for Cleethorpes. My role is to develop ward forums and support Ward Councillors in their Community Leadership role, and enable residents to influence how the services that affect them locally are provided. My role on the Panel is very much to support the panel through the ‘Community First’ process for the benefit of the residents of the Sidney Sussex Ward. “

Panel Partners


Meetings and Papers

Minutes and other papers related to past or future Panel meetings can be found on our papers page.

The diary of upcoming meetings can be found here.

Contact the Panel here.