Agenda and decisions

Wednesday 5th December, 2018 7.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Allerdale House. View directions

Contact: Gayle Roach  01900 702502

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Minute silence

To observe a minute’s silence for former Councillor Duncan Fairbairn and Honorary Alderman of the Borough Jack Fryer.



Minutes pdf icon PDF 82 KB

To sign as a correct record the minutes of the Council meeting held on 19 September 2018.



Declaration of Interests

Councillors/Staff to give notice of any disclosable pecuniary interest, other registrable interest or any other interest and the nature of that interest relating to any item on the agenda in accordance with the adopted Code of Conduct.


Exclusion of the Press and Public

To consider whether there are any items on the agenda for which the press and public should be excluded.


Questions and Petitions

To answer questions under Procedural Rule No. 4.16 from members of the public and from Councillors under Procedural Rule No. 4.17.2 and to receive Petitions under Access to Information Rules.



Notices of Motion

Councillor T Lywood submitted the following motion –


‘This council views with concern the recent statement by Toshiba that their board has resolved to withdraw from the nuclear power plant construction at Moorside.

Council considers that due to the level of commercial risk involved in projects of this nature that the build at Moorside is unlikely to proceed without government support.

Council therefore calls on this government to financially support the future of Moorside with its attendant jobs and importance to the infrastructure of Cumbria and the country as a whole.’



Councillor Speeches

To hear speeches (not exceeding 5 minutes each), for up to a specified period of 15 minutes, from individual members on a local issue in the Member’s Ward, of which 24 hours’ notice has been given to the Chief Executive.


Announcements from the Mayor, Leader or Head of Paid Service pdf icon PDF 57 KB


Portfolio Holder Reports pdf icon PDF 128 KB


Executive Minutes pdf icon PDF 74 KB

To note the contents of the minutes of the meetings of the Executive held on 3 September and 17 October 2018.


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Reference from Executive 21 November 2018 - Quarter 2 Finance Report and Revised Budget 2018/19 pdf icon PDF 50 KB

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Reference from Audit Committee 26 November 2018 - Treasury Management Operations - Mid-year review 2018/19 pdf icon PDF 39 KB

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Reference from Licensing Committee 3 October 2018 - Statement of Gambling Licensing Policy pdf icon PDF 40 KB

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Community Governance Review - Workington pdf icon PDF 68 KB

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Community Governance Reviews - Parishes pdf icon PDF 73 KB

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Changes to Officer Scheme of Delegations pdf icon PDF 51 KB

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Update from the Overview and Scrutiny Committee pdf icon PDF 67 KB