Please note: The order of business may be subject to change on the day.
The Chief Executive will advise all present of the premises evacuation procedure in the event of an emergency.
Mayor's Civic Awards Scheme|
The Worshipful the Mayor will recognise the achievements of those who have been successfully nominated for a Mayor's Civic Award.
- Young Persons Award - Savannah Hounsome
- Services to the Community Award - Individual - John Christie
- Services to the Community Award - Groups and Organisations - Soroptimist International
- Services to the Community Award - Groups and Organisations - St Mary's Advent Calendar Team
- Services to the Community Award - Business - Jacobs Engineering
- Services to the Community Award - Business - Wilton Engineering Services
- Health & Wellbeing Award - David Munt
- The Green Award - Clarences Horticultural Centre
- Carer / Foster Carer Award - Kathleen Mitchell
- Carer / Foster Carer Award - Sheila Branson
- Carer / Foster Carer Award - Trish and Kenny Leishman
- Special Carer Award - Ivy Lee
- Special Business Award - Chris Musgrave
The Worshipful the Mayor will recognise the long standing contributions the following businesses have made to the life and economy of the Borough:-
- Newby Solicitors
- Pickering Lifts
- Jackson Solicitors
- Harrison Packaging
- M. Arrowsmith Ltd
- Francis Brown Engineering
- Tomlinson Hall
- Baines Jewitt
- Amos Swift & Co Ltd
- KW Devereux
- Strickland & Holt
- Billingham Press
- Stockton Castings
- Luicite International
- JB Smith Ltd
Customer Services Awards - Civic Recognition|
The Worshipful the Mayor will recognise the winners of the Customer Services Awards within the following categories:-
Pride of Stockton Award Winner
Team Award Winners
Extra Mile Award Winner
Long Service Awards|
The Worshipful the Mayor will recognise the contribution of the following long serving staff by presenting them with a certificate of achievement:-
- Robert Cowell
- Mark Freeman
- Judy Trainer
- Dianne Wright
Presentation of Silver Salver to Retiring Deputy Mayor|
Appointment of The Mayor of the Borough for the Municipal Year 2018/2019|
The Mayor will invite nominations for the office of Mayor.
Councillor Jean O'Donnell will propose and Councillor Bob Cook will second that Councillor Eileen Johnson be elected Mayor.
The motion(s) will be put to the meeting.
The appointed Mayor will read and sign the Declaration of Acceptance of Office.
The Mayoral Party will then retire.
The Mayoral Party will return to the stage.
Return of Thanks for Appointment by The Mayor|
The Mayor will address the meeting and thank the Council for her appointment.
Vote of Thanks to Retired Mayor|
Councillor Matthew Vickers will propose and Councillor Lynn Hall will second a vote of thanks to the retired Mayor for the admirable way in which he has discharged his duties during his term of office.
Presentation of Medallions and Commemorative Album to the Retired Mayor and Mayoress|
Address by the Retired Mayor|
The Retired Mayor will address the meeting.
Appointment of the Deputy Mayor of the Borough for the Municipal Year 2018/2019|
The Mayor will invite nominations for the office of Deputy Mayor.
Councillor Matthew Vickers will propose and Councillor Bill Woodhead MBE will second that Councillor Lynn Hall be appointed Deputy Mayor.
The motion(s) will be put to the meeting.
The appointed Deputy Mayor will read and sign the Declaration of Acceptance of Office.
The Mayor will invest the Deputy Mayor with the Chain of Office and the Mayoress will invest the Deputy Mayor's Consort with the Chain of Office.
Return of Thanks for Appointment by the Deputy Mayor|
Presentation of Floral Arrangements|
Presentation of Bible to the Mayor by the Mayor's Chaplain|
Reverend Martin Anderson will present the Bible to the Mayor.
Meetings of Council|
To agree to Meetings of the Council being held at 7.00pm (except where otherwise stated) during the Municipal Year on the following dates:-
25 April 2018
6 June 2018
18 July 2018
19 September 2018
31 October 2018
12 December 2018
30 January 2019
27 February 2019 (Special - Budget)
6 March 2019
27 March 2019 (Special - Council Plan)
22 May 2019 (Annual Meeting - 11.00 am)
Announcement of Cabinet Members for 2018 - 2019|
The Leader of the Council will address the meeting and will announce his Cabinet Members for 2018 - 2019.
Announcement of Assistant Cabinet Members for 2018 - 2019|
The Leader of the Council will address the meeting and will announce his Assistant Cabinet Members for 2018 - 2019.
Amendments/Appointments to Committees and Outside Body for the 2018 - 2019 Municipal Year|
Amendments to Committees - Appendix A
Appointment of Vice Chairs - Appendix B
The Mayor will close the Meeting|
The Mayor will then invite guests to the Civic Reception.