Agenda and draft minutes

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APPOINTMENT OF HONORARY FREEDOM OF THE BOROUGH - SIR RICHARD JEWSON KCVO JP, HM LORD LIEUTENANT OF NORFOLK

As recommended at the Cabinet meeting of 26 March 2019, Council is invited

to consider passing the under-mentioned resolution:

 

1)       That the Extraordinary meeting of the Council be invited to approve the award of the Honorary of Freedom of the Borough to Sir Richard Jewson KCVO JP,HM Lord-Lieutenant of Norfolk, under s249 of the Local Government Act 1972, in recognition of the eminent service that Sir Richard has given to the Borough and Norfolk.

 

2)       That the common seal of the Council be affixed to a certificate to be presented to Sir Richard at his retirement celebration on 4 July 2019.

 

Minutes:

As recommended at the Cabinet meeting of 26 March 2019, and proposed by Councillor Long, and seconded by Councillor Mrs Nockolds, Council was invited to consider passing the resolution to confer the Honorary Freedom of the Borough to Sir Richard Jewson KCVO JP, HM Lord Lieutenant of Norfolk:

 

Councillor Dark further endorsed the proposal.

 

RESOLVED:1)       That the Honorary of Freedom of the Borough be awarded to Sir Richard Jewson KCVO JP,HM Lord-Lieutenant of Norfolk, under s249 of the Local Government Act 1972, in recognition of the eminent service that Sir Richard has given to the Borough and Norfolk.

 

2)       That the common seal of the Council be affixed to a certificate to be presented to Sir Richard at his retirement celebration on 4 July 2019.

 

 

C:88

LAST MEETING OF THE ADMINISTRATION

Minutes:

As it was the last full Council meeting that he would Chair, the Mayor thanked Councillors for their friendship, officers for their assistance and drew attention to the large elements of the community he had been involved with during his time on the Council.  He wished all well for the future.