The Chairman of Norfolk County Council is Cllr Karen Vincent.

The Vice-Chairman is Cllr Barry Stone.

The main duty of the Chairman is to chair meetings of full council. The Chairman is the civic ambassador for the authority, and represents the council at events including citizenship ceremonies, remembrance, community events and royal visits.

The Chairman receives invitations from all parts of the community and attends as many as possible throughout the year.  The Chairman is non-political and cannot be involved with political or contentious events.

Chairman's Office
Democratic Services
Ground Floor South Wing
County Hall
Martineau Lane


Chairman's engagements

Sunday 23 October - Trafalgar Day Service, Nelson Monument, Great Yarmouth

Sunday 23 October -  Service to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the Battle of El Alamein, Honingham

Friday 21 October - Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service Awards 2022, Barnham Broom

Friday 21 October - Fresh Start New Beginnings Afternoon Tea, Norwich

Thursday 20 October - Visit to Air Defence Radar Museum, RAF Neatishead

Wednesday 19 October - Emergency Services Day Flag Raising, County Hall

Monday 17 October - Viscountess Sheelin Knollys' funeral, Norwich Cathedral

Sunday 16 October - NNNSA Annual lunch, Park Farm, Hethersett

Saturday 15 October - Annual Commemorative Service for Nurse Edith Cavell, Norwich Cathedral

Friday 14 October - The Mayor of King’s Lynn and West Norfolk Civic Reception, King’s Lynn Town Hall

Thursday 13 October - Visit to The Clare School, Norwich

Tuesday 11 October - Full Council, County Hall

Sunday 9 October - Royal British Legion County Centenary Rededication Service, The Cathedral of St John the Baptist

Sunday 9 October - The Justice Service, Norwich Cathedral

Thursday 6 October - RBL President’s Reception, Great Hospital, Norwich

Wednesday 5 October - NNUH AGM, Benjamin Gooch Theatre, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

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