Agenda and minutes

Special Council Meeting, County Council
Thursday, 20th July, 2017 12.00 pm, NEW

Venue: Council Chamber, County Buildings, Stafford. View directions

Contact: Mike Bradbury  Email: michael.bradbury@staffordshire.gov.uk

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No. Item

1.

Appointment of Honorary Aldermen

 

 

 

a) 

Mr Len Bloomer

 

 

 

 

 

The Chairman to move:-

 

“That, in accordance with Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972, the title of Honorary Alderman be conferred on Len Bloomer of Seighford in the County of Stafford in recognition of his eminent services as a past member representing the Stafford Trent Valley (Stafford) County Electoral Division on the County Council from 2001 to 2017.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

b) 

Mr Timothy Corbett

 

 

 

 

 

The Chairman to move:-

 

“That, in accordance with Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972, the title of Honorary Alderman be conferred on Timothy James Corbett of Newboroughin the County of Stafford in the County of Stafford in recognition of his eminent services as a past member representing the Needwood Forest(East Staffordshire) County Electoral Division on the County Council from 2001 to 2017.

 

 

 

 

 

c)  

Mr  Peter Davies

 

 

 

 

 

The Chairman to move:-

 

“That, in accordance with Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972, the title of Honorary Alderman be conferred on Peter Davies of Strettonin the County of Stafford in recognition of his eminent services as a past member representing the Burton Trent (East Staffordshire) County Electoral Division on the County Council from 2005 to 2017.

 

 

 

d) 

Mr William Day

 

 

 

 

 

The Chairman to move:-

 

“That, in accordance with Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972, the title of Honorary Alderman be conferred on William Day of Werrington in the County of Stafford in recognition of his eminent services as a past member representing the Caverswall (Staffordshire Moorlands) County Electoral Division on the County Council from 2001 to 2017.

 

 

 

 

e) 

Mrs Carol Dean

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Chairman to move:-

 

“That, in accordance with Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972, the title of Honorary Alderman be conferred on Carol Dean of Tamworth in the County of Stafford in recognition of her eminent services as a past member representing the Watling (Tamworth) County Electoral Division on the County Council from 2001 to 2009 and the Bolebridge (Tamworth) County Electoral Division from 2013 to 2017.

 

 

 

 

         

 

 

f)

Brian Edwards MBE

 

The Chairman to move:-

 

“That, in accordance with Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972, the title of Honorary Alderman be conferred on Brian Edwards MBE of Kinver in the County of Stafford in recognition of his eminent services as a past member representing the Kinver (South Staffordshire) County Electoral Division on the County Council from 1989 to 2017.

         

 

 

g)

Terence Finn

 

The Chairman to move:-

 

“That, in accordance with Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972, the title of Honorary Alderman be conferred on Terence Finn of Lichfield in the County of Stafford in recognition of his eminent services as a past member representing the Lichfield City South (Lichfield) County Electoral Division on the County Council from 2001 to 2017.

         

 

 

h)

Bob Fraser

 

The Chairman to move:-

 

“That, in accordance with Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972, the title of Honorary Alderman be conferred on Bob Fraser of Burton upon Trent in the County of Stafford in  ...  view the full agenda text for item 1.

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Minutes:

Several Members paid tribute to the contributions made by Mr Bloomer, Mr Corbett, Mr Davies, Mrs Dean, Mr Day, Mr Edwards, Mr Finn, Mr Fraser and Mr Lawrence during the years they had served as Members of the County Council.

 

The Chairman informed the Council that the Chief Executive had received notification from Mrs Dean that she wished to decline the offer of being appointed as an Honorary Alderman.

 

The Chairman also indicated that Mr Davies was unable to attend the meeting due to unforeseen circumstances and that alternative arrangements would therefore be made to present him with his award at an appropriate occasion.

 

On the motion of the Chairman of the County Council it was:-

           

RESOLVED – (a) That, in accordance with Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972, the title of Honorary Alderman be conferred on Len Bloomerof Seighford in the County of Stafford in recognition of his eminent services as a past member representing the Stafford Trent Valley (Stafford) County Electoral Division on the County Council from 2001 to 2017

           

(b) That, in accordance with Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972, the title of Honorary Alderman be conferred on Timothy James Corbett of Newborough in the County of Stafford in recognition of his eminent services as a past member representing the Needwood Forest(East Staffordshire) County Electoral Division on the County Council from 2001 to 2017.

           

(c) That, in accordance with Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972, the title of Honorary Alderman be conferred on Peter Daviesof Stretton in the County of Stafford in recognition of his eminent services as a past member representing the Burton Trent (East Staffordshire) County Electoral Division on the County Council from 2005 to 2017.

 

(d) That, in accordance with Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972, the title of Honorary Alderman be conferred on William Dayof Werrington in the County of Stafford in recognition of his eminent services as a past member representing the Caverswall (Staffordshire Moorlands) County Electoral Division on the County Council from 2001 to 2017.

 

(e) That, in accordance with Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972, the title of Honorary Alderman be conferred on Brian Edwards MBE of Kinver in the County of Stafford in recognition of his eminent services as a past member representing the Kinver (South Staffordshire) County Electoral Division on the County Council from 1989 to 2017.

 

(f) That, in accordance with Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972, the title of Honorary Alderman be conferred on Terence Finn of Lichfield in the County of Stafford in recognition of his eminent services as a past member representing the Lichfield City South (Lichfield) County Electoral Division on the County Council from 2001 to 2017.

 

(g) That, in accordance with Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972, the title of Honorary Alderman be conferred on Bob Fraser of Burton upon Trent in the County of Stafford in recognition of his eminent services as a  ...  view the full minutes text for item 1.

2.

Presentation of Members' Long Service Awards

The Chairman to present Long Service Awards to:

 

·       Peter Davies

·       Carol Dean

·       Janet Eagland

·       Bob Fraser

·       Michael Lawrence

·       Kathleen Perry

·       Mark Winnington

 

 

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Chairman presented Long Service Awards to the following Members in recognition of their 12 years’ service as a Member of the County Council.

 

  • Peter Davies
  • Janet Eagland
  • Bob Fraser
  • Michael Lawrence
  • Kathleen Perry
  • Mark Winnington

 

Note: Mr Davies was unable to attend the meeting due to unforeseen circumstances and alternative arrangements would therefore be made to present him with his award.