Decision details

Lead Member Appointment

Decision Maker: Leader of the County Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No


This report relates to the replacement of County Councillor Charlie Edwards by County Councillor Cosima Towneley as Lead Member for Health and Adult Services.


Reasons for Urgency


This decision is urgent and cannot await the next meeting of Cabinet on 7 November 2019. The reason for this is to enable the Lead Member change to be made effective from 1 October 2019.  This decision is therefore being taken on behalf of Cabinet by the Leader of the Council in accordance with the provisions of Standing Order 34(1).



The Leader of the County Council approved the recommendation(s) as set out in the report.


Urgent item?: Yes

Date of decision: 08/10/2019

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