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Meeting Details

24 Apr 2018 - 19:15 to 19:30
  • Documents
  • Attendance
  • Declarations of Interests
  • Visitors



Standard Items
1 Apologies for Absence
2 Urgent Matters
Any urgent matters that the Mayor has agreed should be considered at the meeting.
There were none.
3 Declarations of Interest
To note any declarations of interest made by members
There were none.
4 Matters to be Considered in Private
There were none.
5 Freedom of the Borough

To consider admitting Ian Potts to be an Honorary Freeman of the Borough


Councillor Conti will move:


That the Council in pursuance of Section 249 (5) of the Local Government Act 1972, admit to be an Honorary Freeman of the Borough, Ian Potts as an expression of the high esteem in which he is held by the Council and in recognition of the eminent service he has rendered to the Borough both through his services as a former councillor and in other capacities in the community.



The motion will be seconded by Councillor Walker


Upon the foregoing motion being submitted to the meeting and duly carried, the name of the new Freeman will be inscribed in the Roll of the Honorary Freemen of the Borough. Ian Potts will sign the Roll and his signature will be attested by the Mayor and the Chief Executive.


The Mayor will thereupon present to Ian Potts a certificate and badge recording his admission as an Honorary Freeman of the Borough.

Councillor Conti proposed Ian Potts for the award of Honorary Freeman of the Borough and made a speech

Councillor Walker seconded the proposal and made a speech.

Mr Potts came forward and he signed the Roll of Freeman.

The Deputy Mayor presented him with a certificate and a badge

Ian Potts thanked Council and made a speech.
The meeting finished at 19.34

Declarations of Interests

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