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Ian Hardiman

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Annual Report and review 2021/2022

Name of Member: Councillor Ian Hardiman

Ward: Wyre Forest Rural

Section1: Attendance at Council / Committee and Sub-Committee meetings

Name of Committee No. of meetings held during the year No. of meetings attended
Council 5 - 4
Members Forum 3 - 2
Ethics & Standards 2 - 2
Licensing & Environmental 5 - 4
Licensing & Environmental Sub Committee 1 - 1
Local Plan Review Panel 1 - 1
Strategic Review Panel 3 - 3

This represents an overall attendance of 85%

Period of Extended Absence, (e.g. Maternity leave/Sick leave): -

Number of meetings attended as a substitute: 1

Section 2: Mandatory Training Completed
Environmental Protection Team Presentation

Cyber security training no of modules completed - 6

Section 3: Community Involvement

In my role as District Councillor for the Wyre Forest Rural Ward, I attend regularly, meetings of each of the six Parish Councils within this ward. Together with my two Ward colleagues, I arrange information/fact gathering meetings for topical issues. I attend Friends Groups' and Charitable Groups' events.

Section 4: Assisting Constituents

I respond swiftly to residents' queries and concerns via telephone, letter, email, or personal contact. I deliver regular newsletters to the whole of my ward and include easy contact details. During this year, I have been Deputy Leader of the Opposition Group within the District Council. I am always available to help all residents, not only within my ward but within Wyre Forest District. I provide news and updates for constituents on social media.

Section 5: Supplementary Information

I am an active person who enjoys walking and meeting people. I am a registered volunteer for Guide Dogs for the Blind; I assist with puppy training/walking. I enjoy watching Rugby and Football and support Samurai Judo Club with Competition assistance. I also play guitar in a local dance band when conditions allow.

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Ian Hardiman


Contact Details
14 Southgate Close
DY11 6JN

Telephone: 01562 631139
Mobile: 07804 915327
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Committee Membership

Ethics and Standards
Licensing and Environmental Committee