Extraordinary Meeting of the Council – 28 June 2011

THE MAYOR – Councillor Keith Vickers

Councillors Ali, Allcock, Bainbridge, Barker, J Briggs, Mrs Bromby, Bunyan, Carlile, Clark, Collinson, Eckhardt, England, Evison, L Foster, T Foster, Glover, Godfrey, Gosling, Jawaid, Kirk, Marper, Ogg, Oldfield, O’Sullivan, Poole, Mrs Redfern, Robinson, Rowson, C Sherwood, N Sherwood, Waltham, Wardle, Wells and Whiteley.

The council met at Pittwood House, Ashby Road, Scunthorpe.

2045 DECLARATIONS OF PERSONAL OR PERSONAL AND PREJUDICIAL INTERESTS – The Mayor, Councillor Keith Vickers and Councillors Ali and Evison declared a personal and prejudicial interest in relation to the notice of motion on Humber Bridge Tolls and left the meeting.

Councillor Briggs the Deputy Mayor took the chair for the item on the Humber Bridge Tolls (minute 2046 refers).


Moved by Councillor Kirk and seconded by Councillor Mrs Redfern –

“That this council writes a joint letter to the Prime Minister and the Chancellor – signed by both political group leaders and the Chief Executive – rejecting the government’s decision and urging it to not only reconsider, but to also abolish the Humber Bridge Tolls completely.”

Motion Carried Unanimously