Kendal
Town
Council

Committee Membership

Kendal Town Council Committee Membership

Committee

Date

Members

KENDAL TOWN COUNCIL
Town Council business except Planning
Monthly
1st Monday each month
All Councillors
MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE
Staffing
Development & TrainingProject Monitoring
Monthly
3rd Monday each month
except August
11 Members
T Clare (Chair) (Env & H’ways);
A Robinson-(Vice Chair) ( Kendal Futures Board); A Blackman (Deputy Mayor); S Coleman (Mayor & Mayoralty & Arts); C. Feeney-Johnson (Christmas Lights & Festivals) ;             L Oldham (Kendal in Bloom);                 J Robinson (Planning);   J Veevers (Allotments);  J Brook (Council Rep);    G Cook – (Council Rep); S Emmott (Council Rep)
ALLOTMENTS COMMITTEE
Management, Inspection & Development of Allotments
Quarterly 6 Members + 3   co-opted Members (on a rotational basis)
J Veevers (Chair) 
K Bracey (Vice Chair);  P Bramham;  C Feeney-Johnson; C Hardy; J Robinson
AUDIT, GRANTS & CHARITIES COMMITTEE
To receive and discuss Auditor’s reports
Health & Safety
Risk Assessments
Consider All Grant ApplicationsSchools of Science & Art
Quarterly 8 Members
M Severn(Chair);
R Hogg -(Vice Chair); A Blackman;  P Bramham; G Cook; D Evans; K Hurst-Jones; G Tirvengadum:
BLOOM COMMITTEE
Kendal in Bloom
Cumbria in Bloom
Britain in Bloom
Floral displays  Community projects
Quarterly 5 Members + 5 co-opted Members
L Oldham (C
hair) P Walker (Vice Chair)
A Blackman;  C Feeney-Johnson; R Sutton
CHRISTMAS LIGHTS & FESTIVALS COMMITTEE
Christmas Lights display
Organise the switch-on event
Support for the Town’s Festivals inc. grants
Quarterly 5 Members
C Feeney-Johnson (Chair);
C Hogg (Vice Chair); S Emmott; S Evans; K Teasdale
ENVIRONMENT & HIGHWAYS COMMITTEE
Parks & open spaces
“Litter-picks”
Highways
Footpaths and Cycle Routes
Seats and Bus Shelters
Quarterly 9 Members
T Clare(Chair);
K Hurst-Jones (Vice Chair); G Archibald; A Blackman; K Bracey; S Evans;  J Owen; J Robinson; J Veevers
MAYORALTY & ARTS
Mayoralty & Mayor’s Parlour presentations
Ceremonies & Civic Occasions                           Town Council’s Artefact Collection
Collection and retention policy
Display and storage of our heritage
Kendal Museum
Quarterly 9 Members + 1 co-opted Members
S Coleman  (Chair & Mayor); P Bramham (Vice Chair)
A Blackman (Deputy Mayor);  J Brook; T Clare; C Hogg; L Oldham; A Robinson; J Veevers
PLANNING COMMITTEE
Delegated powers Planning Applications
Street Naming           Road closures   Local development framework
Twice Monthly
1st & 3rd Mondays
only one in August
and December
8 Members
J Robinson (Chair);
A Robinson(ViceChair);   A Finch;   K Hurst Jones;  L Oldham;  K Teasdale; G Vincent; One Vacancy