South Kesteven District Council gets new leadership after election of Kelham Cooke, replacing Matthew Lee
The leadership of South Kesteven District Council changed this afternoon, with Kelham Cooke taking the reins of power from Matthew Lee.
Coun Cooke (Con - Casewick) had been deputy to Coun Lee (Con - Stamford St Mary’s) until stepping in as acting leader following Coun Lee’s sudden resignation as group leader of the ruling Conservative group on the council in August.
In speeches to the full council, supplied top the Mercury, the pair highlighted the progress the council has made since 2017.
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