Decision details

Borough of Kirklees - Certificate of Freedom (Joan Gorton)

Decision Maker: Extraordinary Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


RESOLVED – That, by virtue of the power vested in it by Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972, Joan Gorton be admitted in perpetuity as Honorary Freeman of the Borough of Kirklees, in recognition of her tireless volunteering work for Epilepsy Action in Huddersfield for more than fifty years, campaigning to support and raise awareness of those with the condition.

Publication date: 21/03/2024

Date of decision: 20/03/2024

Decided at meeting: 20/03/2024 - Extraordinary Council