To elect a Chairman in accordance with Standing Order No. 29.
Wendy Mead (Senior Commoner) moved that Alderman Sir Roger Gifford takes the Chair.
The Committee proceeded to elect a Chairman in accordance with Standing Order No. 29. A list of Members eligible to stand was read and Jeremy Simons, being the only Member expressing willingness to serve, was elected Chairman for the ensuing year and took the Chair.
The Chairman welcomed both new and returning Members to the Committee and thanked those Members no longer on the Committee for their service.