Agenda and minutes

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Items
No. Item

60.

Declarations of Interest

    Members are requested to indicate at this stage any items on the agenda in which they intend to declare an interest.  Members are reminded that, in accordance with the Localism Act 2011 and the Council's adopted Code of Conduct, they must declare the nature of any personal or discloseable pecuniary interest required of them and, in the case of any discloseable pecuniary interest, withdraw from the meeting during consideration of the item, unless permitted otherwise within the Code of Conduct.

    Minutes:

    There were no declarations of interest.

61.

Admission as Honorary Freeman of the Borough pdf icon PDF 134 KB

    Councillor Farnell shall move and Councillor Dearnley shall second that Major Edmund Gartside be admitted as an Honorary Freeman of the Borough in accordance with Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972.

    Minutes:

    Councillor Farnell moved and Councillor Dearnley seconded a Motion that Major Edmund Gartside be admitted as an Honorary Freeman of the Borough in accordance with section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972.

     

    Upon being put to the vote, the Motion was declared to be carried.

     

    DECIDED – That (1) Major Edmund Gartside, being in the opinion of the Council a person of distinction and who has rendered eminent service to the Borough, be admitted as an Honorary Freeman of the Borough in accordance with section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972;

                (2) the Chief Executive be authorised to make the appropriate ceremonial arrangements.