Rules for the Debate: We have five minutes to state our case – Please come and support the Petition Hearing:
@ 6.45 Penrith Town Hall on Thursday January 10th
From: Matthew Neal <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 17 December 2018 at 11:12:19 GMT
To: Adrian Hill
Subject: RE: Council Meeting Jan 10th
Thank you for your e mail.
Under paragraph 26 of the Council Procedure Rules (at page 158 of the constitution) only the petition organiser may speak on that agenda item and such speech shall not exceed 5 minutes inclusive of the reading of the substance of the of the petition. On the conclusion of the speech the petition will be discussed by councillors for no more than 15 minutes. On that basis only you or Mrs Hill may speak for 5 minutes. It would not be in order for representatives of Keep Penrith Special to say something on the agenda as well.
Thank you for informing me of the likely attendance of the BBC and ITV.
Deputy Chief Executive (Monitoring Officer)
Eden District Council
Penrith CA11 7QF
Tel (01768) 212237