Agenda and draft minutes

Council - Wednesday, 18th May, 2022 11.00 am

Venue: Thorngate Hall, Gosport, PO12 3PX

Contact: Lisa Young  email:  lisa.young@gosport.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES

Minutes:

Apologies for non attendance were received from Honorary Alderman Searle and Councillor Philpott.

 

 

2.

INTRODUCTION OF NEWLY ELECTED COUNCILLORS

Minutes:

The newly elected Councillors were introduced to the Board as follows:

 

Councillor Bradley – Lee East

Councillor Cox – Hardway

Councillor DurrantHarbourside and Town

Councillor Gledhill – Lee West

Councillor Marshall – Brockhurst and Privett

Councillor Maynard -  Bridgemary

3.

ELECTION OF MAYOR

Minutes:

PROPOSED BY COUNCILLOR CHEGWYN

SECONDED BY COUNCILLOR PEPPER

 

That Councillor Hutchison be elected Mayor of the Borough of Gosport for the Municipal Year ending May 2023.

 

CARRIED

 

The Retiring Mayor thereupon vacated the Chair, which was taken by the newly elected Mayor, who made the Declaration of Acceptance of Office.

 

REPLY BY HER WORSHIP THE MAYOR

 

The new Mayor replied to the Council’s resolution and returned thanks for his election.

 

 

4.

THANKS TO RETIRING MAYOR AND MAYORESS

Minutes:

PROPOSED BY COUNCILLOR BURGESS

SECONDED BY COUNCILLOR RAFFAELLI

 

That the best thanks of the Council be accorded to Mark Hook and Lynn Hook for their services as Mayor and Mayoress respectively during the past Municipal Year.

 

5.

ELECTION OF THE DEPUTY MAYOR

Minutes:

PROPOSED BY COUNCILLOR WESTERBY

SECONDED BY COUNCILLOR KELLY

 

That Councillor Pepper be elected Deputy Mayor of the Borough of Gosport for the Municipal Year ending May 2023.

 

CARRIED

 

The Retiring Deputy Mayor thereupon vacated the Chair, which was taken by the newly elected Mayor, who made the Declaration of Acceptance of Office.

 

REPLY BY HIS WORSHIP THE DEPUTY MAYOR

 

The new Deputy Mayor replied to the Council’s resolution and returned thanks for his election.

 

6.

THANKS TO THE RETIRING DEPUTY MAYOR AND CONSORT

Minutes:

PROPOSED BY COUNCILLOR BEAVIS

SECONDED BY COUNCILLOR CASEY

 

That the best thanks of the Council be accorded to Councillor Zoe Huggins and Darren Huggins for their services as Deputy Mayor and Deputy Mayor’s consort respectively during the past Municipal Year.

 

 

7.

ADJOURNMENT OF COUNCIL

Minutes:

PROPOSED BY THE MAYOR

SECONDED BY COUNCILLOR PEPPER

 

That the Council do now adjourn until 6.00pm on Thursday, 19 May 2022 at the Town Hall, Gosport.