Dewsbury Town Board - Thursday 18th May 2023 4.30 pm

Venue: Council Chamber , Town Hall, Dewsbury. View directions

Contact: Nicola Sylvester  Email:

No. Item


Appointment of Board Members 4:30 - 4:40

Keith Ramsay, Chair – Dewsbury Town Deal Board.


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 198 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting of the Board held on Thursday 30th March 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.



Public Question Time 4.45 - 4.55

The meeting will hear any questions from the general public.  Members of the public can ask questions relating to the work of the Town Board or issues set out in this agenda.


Deputations/Petitions 4:55 - 5:00

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.


Daisy Hill Project Update 5:00 - 5:15 pdf icon PDF 983 KB

Contact: Thomas Fish, Strategic Partner Lead, Housing Growth.


Building Revival Scheme 5:15 - 5:30

Contact: John Lambe, Economic Resilience Project Officer.


Project Updates 5.30 - 5:45 pdf icon PDF 127 KB

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

Additional documents:


Terms of Reference 5:45 - 5:55 pdf icon PDF 448 KB

Keith Ramsay, Chair – Dewsbury Town Deal Board.


Chairs Update 5:55 - 6:05

Keith Ramsay – Chair of Board.


Date of future Meetings

20 July 2023

28 September 2023

16 November 2023


For Terms of Reference please visit



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 Updates 6:05 - Close

To consider exempt information in relation to Agenda item 10.