A rate of 16.70p in the £ was set.

The Chairman welcomed Mr Guy Wakeham and Mr Bob Wicks (local authority appointee) who were attending their first meeting of the Board.

It was resolved to appoint Mr Edward Jackson to fill the vacancy on the Board.

A rate of 16.70p in the £ was set.

Messrs David Stokes  and Martin Jackson were re-appointed Chairman and Vice Chairman respectively.

It was agreed that the Vice Chairman approach Mr Paul Johnson with regard to filling a vacancy on the Board, if willing to do so.