1.1 Councillor Arthey MOVED the nomination of Councillor Kathryn Grandon as Chair of the Council and Councillor Ward SECONDED the proposal.
It was RESOLVED: -
That Councillor Kathryn Grandon be elected as Chair of the Council for the Municipal year 2019/20
1.2 Councillor Grandon thereupon made her Declaration of Office.
1.3 Councillor Kathryn Grandon thanked everyone, who had voted for her as Chair of the Council and welcomed new and returning Councillors to the Chamber. She would do her best to help business and to move the Council forward in a democratic and efficient way. Her chosen charity for the next year would be Hadleigh Dementia Action Alliance. This charity was started in 2014 and trained volunteers to become Dementia Friends to raise awareness and to provide support for local people living with dementia.