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Meeting Details

24 Apr 2018 - 19:00 to 19:15
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Standard Items
1 Apologies for Absence
2 Urgent Matters
Any urgent matters arising since the despatch of the agenda 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 Honorary Alderman

To consider admitting Eileen Harris to be an Honorary Alderman of the Borough


Councillor G. Stafford  will move:


That the Council in pursuance of Section 249 (5) of the Local Government Act 1972, admit Eileen Harris to be an Honorary Alderman as an expression of the high esteem in which she is held by the Council and in recognition of the eminent service she has rendered to the Borough through her services as a former long serving councillor.


             The motion will be seconded by Councillor Roz Reece.


Upon the foregoing motion being submitted to the meeting and duly carried, the name of the new Honorary Alderman will be inscribed in the Roll of the Honorary Aldermen of the Borough. Eileen Harris  will sign the Roll and her signature will be attested by the Mayor and the Chief Executive.


The Mayor will thereupon present to Eileen Harris a certificate recording her admission as an Honorary Alderman of the Borough.

Councillor G. Stafford proposed Eileen Harris for the award of Honorary Alderman and made a speech.

Councillor Roz Reece seconded the proposal.

After a vote, Council agreed unanimously to admit Eileen Harris to be an Honorary Alderman of the Borough.

Mrs Harris came forward and signed the Roll of Alderman

The Deputy Mayor presented her with a certificate.

Eileen Harris thanked Council and made a speech.


The meeting finished at 19.17

Declarations of Interests

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