Agenda and draft minutes

Council - Tuesday, 15th September, 2020 2.00 pm

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Former Councillors Bert Langthorne and Mollie Haigh


A minute’s silence was observed in memory of former Councillors Bert Langthorne and Mollie Haigh.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 165 KB

To confirm the minutes of the meetings held on 25 February 2020 and 17 April 2020 (C.30 - C.37 and C.38), attached.

Additional documents:


The Decision:


That the minutes of the meetings held on 25 February and 17 April 2020 (C.30 - C.37 and C.38), previously circulated, be signed as correct records.


Announcements by the Chairman or Chief Executive


The Chairman wished to thank all staff for their support during his Term of Office and wished to thank staff for all of their tremendous work they carry out but particularly over the last six months during the continuing pandemic.  The District Council had maintained all of its services during this time, with the exception of the Leisure Centres, which were required to close, but had now reopened.  The Chairman gave recognition to all Members who had continued to work from home looking after the interests of residents during this time and gave specific thanks to the Leader for his continued hard work ensuring the efficient and caring operation of the Authority.


The Chairman had supported the Herriot Hospice Homecare during his Term of Office and was pleased to announce that a sum of £575 would be donated to the charity.


Verbal Statement of the Leader and Referrals from Cabinet pdf icon PDF 107 KB

Date of Meeting                        Minute Nos


10 March 2020                          CA.54

7 July 2020                                CA.59 – CA.61

8 September 2020                   To follow

Additional documents:


The Leader made a statement on the following matters:-


·         the retention of the delegation to the Chief Executive due to emergency powers in accordance with the Council’s Constitution as a result of the continuing situation regarding the Coronavirus pandemic; and


·         the Leader paid tribute to all staff for their continued efforts and hard work, especially recognising the additional pressures they are under as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic.


The Leader moved Cabinet minutes CA.54; CA.59 – CA.61 and CA.70 – CA.77


The Decision:


That the reports, resolutions and recommendations of the following meetings of the Cabinet be received, approved and adopted:-



Date of Meeting

Minute Nos





10 March 2020



7 July 2020

CA.59 – CA.61


8 September 2020

CA.70 – CA.77