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The Council appoints the Leader of the Council and the Leader then appoints a Cabinet (including a Deputy Leader). The Cabinet consists of five places and each individual Cabinet member (known as a Portfolio Holder) is designated specific areas of responsibility. The Cabinet makes decisions collectively, but individual Portfolio Holders also have decision-making powers.

  • Finance and Civic Affairs - Councillor Julie Jackson
  • Housing, Health and Communities - Councillor Barry Longden
  • Central Services and Refuse - Councillor Jill Sheppard
  • Art, Leisure and Economic Development - Councillor Ian Lloyd
  • Planning and Development - Councillor Neil Phillips

Last updated Friday, 18th May 2018

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