KCC elects new Leader and new cabinet revealed

Kent County Council has a new Leader. Roger Gough was officially elected to the post at the full council meeting having been voted in as leader of the majority Conservative group on the council two weeks earlier. In both roles he succeeds Paul Carter, who has held them for the past 14 years. Mr Gough…

KCC appoints new cabinet member

Susan Carey has been appointed cabinet member for commercial and traded services at Kent County Council. First elected to KCC in 2005, Susan has been deputy cabinet member for finance and procurement since 2009 and has also served as deputy cabinet member for education. The commercial and traded services portfolio covers numerous departments. These include…