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CO/58

Declarations of Members' Interests

To receive any declarations of interest from Members

Minutes:

There were no declarations of interest.

CO/59

To confer the title of Honorary Alderman on:

 

John W Bailey

Vivian Lyth-Coates

Sheila Van Den Bergh

Brad Watson OBE

 

in recognition of their eminent service to the Council and the community.

Minutes:

The Chairman advised Members that the purpose of the meeting was to confer the title of Honorary Alderman on four past members of the Council in recognition of their eminent service to the Council and the community, in pursuance of Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972.

 

 

JOHN W BAILEY

 

It was moved by Councillor Leonard Crosbie, seconded by Councillor Toni Bradnum and

 

RESOLVED UNANIMOUSLY

 

That the title of Honorary Alderman of Horsham District be conferred upon John Bailey in recognition of his eminent service to the Council and the community.

 

The Chairman presented Mr Bailey with a badge and certificate.

 

Honorary Alderman John W Bailey then gave a short speech of thanks.

 

 

VIVIEN LYTH-COATES

 

It was moved by Councillor Lynn Lambert, seconded by Councillor Brian Donnelly and

 

RESOLVED UNANIMOUSLY

 

That the title of Honorary Alderman of Horsham District be conferred upon Vivien Lyth- Coates in recognition of her eminent service to the Council and the community.

 

It was noted that Mrs Lyth-Coates was unable to attend the meeting, and that her badge and certificate would be presented to her in the New Year.

 

 

SHEILA VAN DEN BERGH

 

It was moved by the Chairman, seconded by Councillor Liz Kitchen and

 

RESOLVED UNANIMOUSLY

 

That the title of Honorary Alderman of Horsham District be conferred upon Sheila Van Den Bergh in recognition of her eminent service to the Council and the community.

 

The Chairman presented Mrs Van Den Bergh with a badge and certificate.

 

Honorary Alderman Sheila Van Den Bergh then gave a short speech of thanks.

 

 

BRAD WATSON OBE

 

It was moved by Councillor Liz Kitchen, seconded by Councillor Christian Mitchell and

 

RESOLVED UNANIMOUSLY

 

That the title of Honorary Alderman of Horsham District be conferred upon Brad Watson OBE in recognition of his eminent service to the Council and the community.

 

The Chairman presented Mr Watson with a badge and certificate.

 

Honorary Alderman Brad Watson OBEthen gave a short speech of thanks.