Dewsbury Town Board - Thursday 30th March 2023 4.30 pm

Venue: Reception Room, Dewsbury Town Hall

Contact: Nicola Sylvester  Email:

No. Item


Membership of Dewsbury Town Deal Board

To receive apologies for absence from Board Members who are unable to attend this meeting.


Declaration of Interests

Members will be asked to advise if there are any items on the Agenda in which they have a Disclosable Pecuniary Interest, which would prevent them from participating in any discussion on the item of participating in a vote upon the item, or any other interests.


Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 296 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting of the Board held on Thursday 19th January 2023.


Admission of the Public

Most debates take place in public.  This only changes where there is a need to consider certain issues, for instance, commercially sensitive information or details concerning an individual.  You will be told at this point whether there are any items on the agenda which are to be discussed in private, by  virtue of the reports containing information which falls within a category of exempt information as contained at Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972.



Deputations/Petitions 4:30 - 4:35

The Board will receive any petitions and hear any deputations from members of the public. A deputation is where up to five people can attend the meeting and make a presentation on some particular issue of concern. A member of the public can also hand in a petition at the meeting but that petition should relate to something on which the Board has powers and responsibilities.


In accordance with Council Procedure Rule 10 (2), Members of the Public should provide at least 24 hours’ notice of presenting a deputation.


Project Update 4:35 - 4:55 pdf icon PDF 123 KB

Contact: Michelle Illingworth, ER Project Officer – Dewsbury Town Investment Plan

Additional documents:


Chairs Update 4:55 - 5:05

Keith Ramsay – Chair of Board


Dates of future Meetings

18 May 2023

20 July 2023

28 September 2023

16 November 2023


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Exclusion of the Public

To resolve that under Section 100(A) of the Local Government Act 1972, the public be excluded from the meeting during the consideration of the following items of business, on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information, as defined in Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Act.


Project Update 5:05 to close

To consider exempt information in relation to Agenda Item 6.