Agenda and minutes

Delegated Officer Decisions - Chief Executive - Wednesday, 15th August, 2018

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Flag Protocol - Lowering of the Borough Council Flag to Half-Mast at Riverside House pdf icon PDF 101 KB


REF: CX/2018/0002






Date of Decision:

15 August 2018

Decision Maker:

(Including Job Title)

Sharon Kemp

Chief Executive

Specific Delegation:

(If any)

Rotherham MBC Flag Protocol

Brief Description of Decision:



To authorise the lowering of the Borough Council flag to fly at half-mast on Friday 17 August 2018 as a mark of respect for the funeral of Mr. Barry ‘Chuckle’ Elliott.


The Leader of the Council is in support of the decision.


Reasons for the Decision:

To demonstrate respect for the late Mr. Elliott on the date of his funeral.

Details of alternative options considered and rejected:

The alternative would be to take no action. This has been rejected as the Council wished to pay its respects to Mr. Elliott

Conflicts of interest declared by any Executive Member consulted by the decision maker which relates to the decision:


None declared.

Dispensations Granted:

(If any)


Not applicable

Reports or parts of reports considered


Report to Chief Executive (15 August 2018) – Flag Protocol – Lowering of the Borough Council Flag at Riverside House


I certify that this is a true record of the executive decision to lower the Borough Council flag to half-mast on the day of the funeral of Barry ‘Chuckle’ Elliott, Friday 17 August 2018.



Dated:         15/08/2018


Name:         Sharon Kemp                                     

Job Title:     Chief Executive