Agenda and draft minutes

Extraordinary Meeting, Council
Wednesday, 4th December, 2019 4.00 pm

Venue: Civic Hall, Leeds, LS1 1UR. View directions

Contact: Kevin Tomkinson, Governance & Scrutiny Support Unit 

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Items
No. Item

66.

Leeds United Football Club 1967-1974

THAT under and in pursuance of the powers conferred by Section 249(5) of the Local Government Act 1972 the Council admit

 

 

     LEEDS UNITED FOOTBALL CLUB 1967-74

 

 

to be an Honorary Freeman of the City of Leeds in recognition and high appreciation of the honour and distinction brought to the City by the players’ outstanding sporting achievements and for their, and all the coaches and staff associated with the success in this period, lasting legacy to Leeds United Football Club and the City of Leeds.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This meeting is specially convened in accordance with the provisions of Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972 under which the Council may, by resolution passed by not less than two thirds of the Members voting thereon, admit persons to be Honorary Freemen.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

It was moved by Councillor Blake, seconded by Councillor Cohen, supported by Councillors Downes, Kidger, Dobson and D Blackburn, and

 

 

RESOLVED UNANIMOUSLY – That under and in pursuance of the powers conferred by Section 249(5) of the Local Government Act 1972 the Council admit

 

 

  LEEDS UNITED FOOTBALL CLUB 1967-74

 

 

to be an Honorary Freeman of the City of Leeds in recognition and high appreciation of the honour and distinction brought to the City by the players’ outstanding sporting achievements and for their, and all the coaches and staff associated with the success in this period, lasting legacy to Leeds United Football Club and the City of Leeds.