Agenda and minutes

Extraordinary Meeting, Full Council
Tuesday, 19th March, 2019 5.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, City Hall

Contact: Sam Wilcock 

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Welcome, Introductions and Safety Information pdf icon PDF 97 KB


The Lord Mayor welcomed all attendees to the meeting, and made a safety announcement in relation to the fire/emergency evacuation procedure.


Apologies for Absence


Apologies for Absence were received from Councillors Beech, Bradshaw, Mike Davies, Whittle and Windows.


Declarations of Interest

To note any declarations of interest from the Councillors.  They are asked to indicate the relevant agenda item, the nature of the interest and in particular whether it is a disclosable pecuniary interest.


Any declarations of interest made at the meeting which is not on the register of interests should be notified to the Monitoring Officer for inclusion.



None received.


Freedom of the City pdf icon PDF 179 KB

To transfer the honour of Freedom of the City and County of Bristol to 39 Signal Regiment.


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The Council considered a report recommending the conferring of the honour of Freedom of the City and County of Bristol on 39 Signal Regiment (The Skinners).


The Lord Mayor introduced the report, and moved the recommendation.


The motion was seconded by Councillor Carey.


Following a number of speeches in support of the report, it was



1.      That the Freedom of the City of Bristol be conferred upon 39 Signal Regiment (The Skinners)

2.      That their name be placed on the Roll of Honorary Freeman of the City.


CO, Lt Col Vince Connelly then addressed the Chamber, accepted the certificate and signed the declaration book.