Decision details

Borough of Kirklees - Certificate of Freedom (Simon Armitage CBE)

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, Simon Armitage CBE be admitted in perpetuity as Honorary Freeman of the Borough of Kirklees, in recognition of his service to literature and the performing arts.

Publication date: 21/03/2024

Date of decision: 20/03/2024

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