Prior to the meeting Members undertook an inspection of the District which included visits to Points 14, 116, 144 and 190, High Fen and Puddock Pumping Stations and  Fenton Lode New Cut.

Messrs James German and Mark England were re-appointed Chairman and Vice Chairman respectively and the Middle Level Commissioners were re-appointed as Clerk.   The Finance Committee comprising D Brown, The Lord de Ramsey, D W England, M P England, J German, D R Stokes, H W Whittome were appointed.

The Chairman welcomed Mr John Bunning who was attending his first meeting of the Board.

Messrs S C P Ayers and M G Day were re-appointed Chairman and Vice Chairman respectively.

Prior to the meeting, Members stood in silence as a mark of respect for Commissioner, Mr John Childs MBE, who died on the 26th April 2018.

Messrs M E Heading and J L Brown were re-appointed Chairman and Vice Chairman respectively of the Commissioners.