Issue details

Lead Member Appointment

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).


Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: None;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 08/10/2019

This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.

Anticipated restriction: Part I  -

Decision due: 8 Oct 2019 by Leader of the County Council

Lead member: Leader of the County Council

Contact: Craig Alker Email: Tel: 01772 537997.