Agenda and minutes

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No. Item



To receive apologies for absence, including notifications of any changes to the membership of the Committee.


Apologies were received from Councillor Chris Lewis


Exclusion of the Press and Public

To consider passing a resolution to exclude the press and public from the meeting prior to consideration of the following item on the agenda on the grounds that exempt information (as defined by the Local Government (Access to Information) Act, 1985) is likely to be disclosed.


Prior to consideration of the item in Minute 78 the press and public were formally excluded from the meeting on the grounds that the item involved the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in paragraph 1 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).


This was followed by an adjournment to allow interviews to take place


Appointment of Interim Director of Adult Services

To make appointment to the role of the Interim Director of Adult Services following interviews.


The Committee unanimously approved the appointment of Mrs Joanna Williams as Interim Director of Adult Services, and delegated to the Chief Executive authority to finalise arrangements for a secondment from Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust to enable her to take up this role.