The Chairman thanked Members for nominating and electing him as Chairman and referred to the historic changes for the Council. The Chairman thanked Councillors R G Boyce and Mrs P A Channer for their past chairmanship and hoped to follow in their footsteps as well as those of former Council Chairmen. He advised that his theme for the remainder of the year would be one of unity and hoped all parties would work together.
With the invitation of the Chairman, the Director of Service Delivery provided an update on the COVID-19 situation. Following the update thanks were given to Officers for their work during the pandemic alongside the ongoing day to day work.