Decision details

Appointments to various West Yorkshire Combined Authority

Reference: D48741

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


That following consultation by the West Yorkshire Combined Authority with political Group Leaders, the CA’s Managing Director and Chief Executives from all of the five West Yorkshire constituent authorities, in order to achieve political balance on the Combined Authority a further 3 appointments are required as follows 2 Conservatives and 1 Liberal Democrat.
The appointment from Leeds is Cllr Stewart Golton

The full list of appointments is set out below for information;

Conservatives x 2

Member: David Hall (Kirklees) Substitute: Scott Benton

Member: John Pennington (Bradford) Substitute: Rebecca Poulsen (Bradford)

Liberal Democrat x 1

Member: Stewart Golton (Leeds) Substitute: John Lawson (Kirklees)

Contact: Kevin Tomkinson, Principal Governance Officer 0113 37 88659 Email:

Publication date: 07/06/2019

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