Extraordinary Meeting of Full Council
SHREWSBURY TOWN COUNCIL
To All Members of the Council
You are hereby summoned to attend the Extraordinary meeting of the Shrewsbury Town Council scheduled to take place at Walker Theatre, Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury on Monday 27th February 2023 at 6.00pm, in order to transact the following business.
Meeting Agenda Items
2APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
3DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CODE OF CONDUCT
4PRESENTATIONS REGARDING WATER QUALITY IN THE RIVER SEVERN
a. Introduction from Councillor Kate Halliday who proposed that a public meeting be arranged on this topic.
b. The National Campaign – Ashley Smith, Chair of Windrush Against Sewage Pollution (W.A.S.P) will provide an update on the national campaign picture
c. The Local Picture – Pete Lambert (Shropshire Wildlife Trust) and Andy Jones (Shrewsbury Town Fisheries) will provide details of what is happening locally on the River Severn
d. The Local Campaign – Up Sewage Creak will provide an update on their campaign activity to clean up the river
e. The Political Pressure – Daniel Kawczynski MP & Phillip Dunne MP have been invited to log onto the meeting from Westminster to give an update on their work in Parliament
5INTRODUCTION TO THE PANEL
A panel of specialists/interested parties have agreed to be part of the panel. They shall introduce themselves.
Standing Orders will be suspended to allow members of the public to ask questions (maximum 30 minutes)
Members of the public are invited to make comment or ask questions of the panel
Standing Orders will be reconvened to continue the meeting.
9QUESTIONS/COMMENTS FROM COUNCILLORS
To receive any comments or questions from members of the Council
To consider any further action the Town Council might wish to make in relation to the outcome of this meeting.