Meet the board

The Great Yarmouth Town Investment Plan is presented on behalf of and endorsed by the Great Yarmouth Town Board, building on a long history of partnership working to deliver a shared vision for the Town. It includes representatives from the private sector, Chamber of Commerce, Local Enterprise Partnership, all levels of local authority, Members of Parliament, Business Improvement District, anchor institutions, arms length organisations and communities. 


Proprietor – Cator & Co, Deputy Lieutenant for Norfolk, High Steward of Great Yarmouth.

Henry has lived in Norfolk all his life and has worked as a land agent for over 30 years. A former managing partner at the Norwich office of Francis Hornor & Son, he was subsequently chairman of a development consultancy firm until deciding to launch his own company in spring 2007.

Henry is the High Steward of Great Yarmouth, having taken up office in October 2013 and he was previously High Sheriff of Norfolk for 2012-13. He is Chairman of the Association of Drainage Authorities and Broads Internal Drainage Board and a Trustee of the Royal Agricultural Society of England.

He was Chairman of the Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association for 10 years and was honoured to be their President for 2009. Henry was awarded an OBE in Her Majesty The Queen’s 2008 Birthday Honours List for his services to the community in Norfolk.


Board Members

Great Yarmouth Borough Council

Councillor Carl Smith

Leader of the Council

Councillor Trevor Wainwright

Leader of the Labour Party

Sheila Oxtoby

Chief Executive Officer

Norfolk County Council

Councillor Barry Stone

Paul Mace

Sarah Rhoden

Terry Staff

Barclays UK plc

Harry Hamilton

Bradwell Parish Council



Helen Hill

Brandon Lewis MP Office

Paul Wells

Brandon Lewis MP Office



Hugh Sturzaker

 Great Yarmouth Civic Society


Julia Nix

Department for Work and Pensions

Stuart Durrell

Department for Work and Pensions

Stuart Rimmer

East Coast College



Dr Catherine Richards

East Norfolk Sixth Form College

Rob Bush

East of England Energy Group


Michael Whitney




Keith Moore

Environment Agency

Jack Jay

Great Yarmouth Hippodrome



Bernard Williamson

Great Yarmouth Preservation Trust

Lyndon Bevan

Visit Great Yarmouth


John Mather

Homes England


Sean Coghlan

Homes England

Julian Munson

New Anglia LEP



Nova Fairbank

Norfolk Chamber of Commerce



Gareth Edwards

Norfolk Constabulary

Joe Mackintosh

Out There Arts

Julie Pears

Pears Consulting

Chris Sargisson

Sargisson Associates

Laura Bowater

University of East Anglia

Benjamin Hogston


Rachel Hunt 


Lucy Hogg

Voluntary Norfolk

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