Ian Seaton moved that Wendy Mead take the Chair until the election of the Chair. This was seconded by Deputy Mark Bostock.
Apologies were received from Alderman Masojada, Alderwoman Jenette Newman, Deputy Graham Packham, David Sales, Deborah Oliver, Jaspreet Hodgson and Caroline Haines.
The following Members observed the meeting via Teams:
Alderman Masojada, Jason Groves, Deputy Madesh Gupta, Alpa Raja, David Sales, Judith Pleasance.