Agenda and draft minutes

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Items
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57.

Declarations of Interest

Members will be asked to make any declarations of interest in respect of items on this agenda

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The were no declarations of interest made by councillors in accordance with the code of conduct.

 

 

58.

Appointment of Honorary Aldermen/Alderwoman

To pass the following resolution –

 

 

HONORARY ALDERMEN/ALDERWOMAN

 

That in pursuance of its powers under Section 249(1) of the Local Government Act 1972, the Council confers on the following past Members of Plymouth City Council the title of Honorary Alderman/Alderwoman in recognition of their eminent services to the Council of the said City during the period when they were a Member of the Council –

 

 

Mr Ken Foster

Dr John Mahony

Mrs Jean Nelder

 

 

(Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972 provides that the foregoing honour may be conferred by resolution of the Council passed by not less than two thirds of the members voting thereon at a meeting specially convened for the purpose.)

 

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Councillor Evans OBE (Leader) introduced the nomination of Dr John Mahony, Mr Ken Foster and Mrs Jean Nelder as Honorary Aldermen/Alderwomen. The motion was seconded by Councillor Kelly (Leader of the opposition).

 

It was agreed that, in pursuance of its powers under Section 249(1) of the Local Government Act 1972, the Council confers on Dr John Mahony, Mr Ken Foster and Mrs Jean Nelder, the title of Honorary Alderman/Alderwoman in recognition of their eminent services to the Council of the said City during the period when they were a Member of the Council.

 

For (56)

 

Councillors Allen, Mrs Aspinall, Ball, Mrs Beer, Bowyer, Mrs Bowyer, Mrs Bridgeman, Buchan, Carson, Churchill, Coker, Cook, Corvid, Dann, Darcy, Davey, Deacon, Derrick, Downie, Drean, Evans OBE, Goslin, Haydon, Hendy, James, Mrs Johnson, Jordan, Kelly, Laing, Michael Leaves, Samantha Leaves, Loveridge, Lowry, McDonald, Murphy, Neil, Nicholson, Parker-Delaz-Ajete, Penberthy, Mrs Pengelly, Rennie, Riley, Singh, P Smith, R Smith, Stevens, Jon Taylor, Kate Taylor, Tuffin, Tuohy, Vincent, Ms Watkin, Wheeler, Wigens, Winter (DLM), Lord Mayor Councillor Mavin.

 

Against (0)

 

Abstain (0)

 

Absent/Did Not Vote (1)

Councillor Jonny Morris

 

A video then played from the nominees: Dr John Mahony, Mr Ken Foster, Mrs Jean Nelder.