Annual Report and review 2016/2017
Section1: Attendance at Council / Committee and Sub-Committee meetings
Name of Committee No. of meetings held during the year No. of meetings attended
Cabinet Review Group 1 0
Council 6 4
Licensing & Environmental 4 4
Members Forum 4 0
Treasury Management Review Panel 3 0
This represents an overall attendance of 44%
Period of Extended Absence, (e.g. Maternity leave/Sick leave):
5 weeks sick leave
Number of meetings attended as a substitute:
Section 2: Community Involvement
I was elected to this position in May 2016 and attended training in Planning, Scrutiny, Audit and Treasury Management. I have been a substitute on Planning committee twice and attended one site visit and I have also been a substitute on Audit Committee.
I attend Rock Parish Council and Upper Arley Parish Council.
I attend Bewdley Town Council and also meetings of the Bewdley TCC.
Section 3: Assisting Constituents
I am a member of the Rock Branch of the British Legion and have laid a wreath at the Rock War Memorial.
I have had site meetings at Bliss Gate Sports Field and have had site visits to Gardners Meadow car park in Bewdley when we had two incursions of travellers.
I hold regular surgeries with colleague, Cllr Stephen Clee and respond to many phone calls, written queries and emails regarding issues raised by members of the electorate.
Section 4: Supplementary Information
I have used my Councillors Community Leadership Fund and donated it to:
Bewdley Museum £200
Bliss Gate Playing Field £200
Pound Green Community Hall £200
Bewdley youth Cafe £400