Decision details

Announcements by the Mayor and Chief Executive

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Mayor conveyed congratulations to Omaid Badar for achieving recognition as national Social Worker of the Year at the Social Worker of the Year Awards, and to Vicky Doolan who was shortlisted for the award. Congratulations were also conveyed to Christopher Smith Whicker who was shortlisted for Practice Educator of the Year.


The Mayor advised Council that, following a recent Ofsted inspection, the University of Huddersfield’s Apprenticeship division had been judged as ‘outstanding’. The Mayor congratulated the University upon this outcome, which was the highest grade that the University could have been awarded.

Publication date: 19/11/2023

Date of decision: 15/11/2023

Decided at meeting: 15/11/2023 - Council