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Declarations of interest

 Declarations

Meeting:  Wednesday, 18th April, 2018 1.30 p.m. - Improving Places Select Commission

4. Declarations of Interest


Meeting:  Tuesday, 24th April, 2018 5.30 p.m. - Improving Lives Select Commission

4. Declarations of Interest


Meeting:  Wednesday, 16th May, 2018 11.00 a.m. - Overview and Scrutiny Management Board

2. Declarations of Interest

  • Councillor David Sheppard - Personal - Councillor Sheppard declared an interest on the basis of being a community governor at Rawmarsh Children's Centre.
  • Councillor Victoria Cusworth - Personal - Councillor Cusworth declared an interest on the basis of her role as Chair of the Governing Body for Brookfield Academy in Swinton.

Meeting:  Wednesday, 16th May, 2018 11.00 a.m. - Overview and Scrutiny Management Board

6. Enabling School Improvement

  • Councillor David Sheppard - Personal - Councillor Sheppard declared an interest on the basis of being a community governor at Rawmarsh Children's Centre.
  • Councillor Victoria Cusworth - Personal - Councillor Cusworth declared an interest on the basis of her role as Chair of the Governing Body for Brookfield Academy in Swinton.

Meeting:  Tuesday, 5th June, 2018 5.30 p.m. - Improving Lives Select Commission

4. Declarations of Interest

  • Councillor Jayne Senior - Non Pecuniary - Minute No. 137 (CSE Post Abuse Service Update) - manager of a charity that worked with post-abuse survivors and their families

Meeting:  Thursday, 21st June, 2018 9.00 a.m. - Planning Board

7. Development Proposals

  • Councillor Alan Atkin - Personal - RB2018/0527 (change of use to fish and chips restaurant at Maltby Fire Station, High Street, Maltby) on the grounds of being member of the South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority and left the room whilst this item was discussed.
  • Councillor Jeanette Mallinder - Personal - RB2018/0527 (change of use to fish and chips restaurant at Maltby Fire Station, High Street, Maltby) on the grounds of her daughter’s connection to the restaurant and left the room whilst this item was discussed.

Meeting:  Wednesday, 27th June, 2018 2.00 p.m. - Council Meeting

10. MINUTES OF THE CABINET AND COMMISSIONERS' DECISION MAKING MEETING


Meeting:  Wednesday, 27th June, 2018 2.00 p.m. - Council Meeting

13. NOTICE OF MOTION - US STEEL TARIFFS

  • Councillor Alan Atkin - Personal - Relatives were in receipt of a British Steel pension.
  • Councillor Alan Napper - Personal - Relatives were in receipt of a British Steel pension.
  • Councillor Bob Walsh - Personal - On the grounds that he was in receipt of a British Steele pension.
  • Councillor Chris Read - Personal - A number of relatives were in receipt of a British Steel pension and that they were members of the Community Union.
  • Councillor Emma Hoddinott - Personal - She was supported by the Community Union during her election campaign.
  • Councillor Eve Rose Keenan - Prejudicial - Member of the Community Union and husband either were in receipt of a British Steel pension or worked for Liberty Steel and left the room whilst this item was discussed.
  • Councillor Gwendoline Ann Russell - Personal - On the grounds that she was a member of the Community Union.
  • Councillor Ian Jones - Personal - On the grounds that he was a member of the Community Union and a number of relatives were in receipt of a British Steel pension and that they were members of the Community Union.
  • Councillor Ken Wyatt - Personal - On the grounds that he was a member of the Community Union.
  • Councillor Kerry Albiston - Personal - A number of relatives were in receipt of a British Steel pension and that they were members of the Community Union.
  • Councillor Lyndsay Pitchley - Personal - On the grounds that she was a member of the Community Union.
  • Councillor Robert Bird - Personal - Was in receipt of a British Steel pension and that he was a member of the Community Union.
  • Councillor Rose McNeely - Personal - On the grounds that she was a member of the Community Union.
  • Councillor Saghir Alam - Personal - On the grounds that he was a member of the Community Union.
  • Councillor Stuart Sansome - Personal - He was in receipt of a British Steele pension and a member of the Community Union.
  • Councillor Sue Ellis - Personal - A number of relatives were in receipt of a British Steel pension and that they were members of the Community Union.
  • Councillor Taiba Yasseen - Personal - On the grounds that a number of relatives were in receipt of a British Steel pension and that she was a member of the Community Union.
  • Councillor Victoria Cusworth - Prejudicial - Member of the Community Union and husband either were in receipt of a British Steel pension or worked for Liberty Steel and left the room whilst this item was discussed.
  • Councillor Wendy Cooksey - Personal - Relatives were in receipt of a British Steel pension.

Meeting:  Wednesday, 4th July, 2018 11.00 a.m. - Overview and Scrutiny Management Board

8. Allotments Self-Management

  • Councillor Alan Napper - Personal - Councillor Napper declared a personal interest in agenda item 8 (Allotments Self-Management) on the basis that he held an allotment with a parish council within the borough.
  • Councillor Brian Steele - Personal - Councillor Steele declared a person interest in agenda item 8 (Allotments Self-Management) on the basis that he held an allotment with a parish council within the borough.

Meeting:  Wednesday, 4th July, 2018 11.00 a.m. - Overview and Scrutiny Management Board

6. Community Energy Switching Scheme

  • Councillor Bob Walsh - Personal - Councillor Walsh declared a personal interest in agenda item 6 (Community Energy Switching Scheme) on the basis that he was a corporate member of the Energy Institute.

Meeting:  Monday, 9th July, 2018 10.00 a.m. - Cabinet and Commissioners' Decision Making Meeting (during Government Intervention - 18 January 2016 to 23 September 2018)

9. New Applications for Business Rates Discretionary Relief


Meeting:  Tuesday, 17th July, 2018 5.30 p.m. - Improving Lives Select Commission

4. Declarations of Interest

  • Councillor Jayne Senior - Non Pecuniary - Minute No. 13 (Domestic Abuse Update) - Manager of Charity that works with victim adults and children involved in Domestic Abuse
  • Councillor Patricia Jarvis - Pecuniary - Minute No. 17 (Spotlight Review - Adult Community Learning) - links with North Notts College

Meeting:  Wednesday, 25th July, 2018 2.00 p.m. - Council Meeting

18. NOTICE OF MOTION - MODERN SLAVERY


Meeting:  Monday, 6th August, 2018 10.00 a.m. - Cabinet and Commissioners' Decision Making Meeting (during Government Intervention - 18 January 2016 to 23 September 2018)

8. Future Designation of Selective Licensing Areas

  • Councillor Dominic Beck - Personal - Councillor Beck declared a personal interest on the basis that he was a landlord for property in the borough which was not within the Select Licensing scheme areas or proposed areas.

Meeting:  Thursday, 6th September, 2018 10.00 a.m. - Health Select Commission

4. Declarations of Interest

  • Councillor Patricia Jarvis - Non Pecuniary - Minute No. 33 (The Rotherham Foundation Trust Quality Priorities 2919-20) - A Governor of the Trust

Meeting:  Friday, 7th September, 2018 9.00 a.m. - Planning Board

6. Development Proposal - Construction of a well site including the creation of a new access track, mobilisation of drilling, ancillary equipment and contractor welfare facilities to drill and pressure transient test a vertical hydrocarbon exploratory core well and mobilisation of workover rig, listening well operations, and retention of the site and wellhead assembly gear for a temporary period of 5 years at land adjacent Dinnington Road Woodsetts for INEOS Upstream Limited (RB2018/0918)

  • Councillor Bob Walsh - Personal - On the grounds of being a member of the Energy Institute.
  • Councillor Brian Steele - Personal - Was a former Secretary to an anti-fracking group, but was no longer involved. He had participated in training associated with exploratory drill operations and would judge this application on its own merits.
  • Councillor David Sheppard - Personal - Had previously attended meetings against hydraulic fracturing, but would judge this application on its own merits.

Meeting:  Thursday, 20th September, 2018 1.30 p.m. - Improving Places Select Commission

9. Thriving Neighbourhoods

  • Councillor David Sheppard - Personal - On the basis that he was involved in a Neighbourhood Working Group Forum. He would remain in the room, but not participate in the debate.
  • Councillor Stuart Sansome - Personal - On the basis that he was involved in a Neighbourhood Working Group Forum. He would remain in the room, but not participate in the debate.

Meeting:  Monday, 22nd October, 2018 10.00 a.m. - Cabinet

6. Implementation of the Early Help Strategy 2016-2019: 'Phase Two & Phase Three'

  • Councillor Saghir Alam - Personal - On the grounds that his daughter attended the Broom Valley Assessment Centre.

Meeting:  Wednesday, 31st October, 2018 2.00 p.m. - Council Meeting

14. NOTICE OF MOTION -TUC'S GREAT JOBS AGENDA


Meeting:  Monday, 26th November, 2018 9.30 a.m. - Licensing Board Sub-Committee

4. Applications for the Renewal/Review of Hackney Carriage/Private Hire Drivers' Licences

  • Councillor David Sheppard - Personal - A contact of one of the representatives via social media, but they did not discuss cases and nor had he had any involvement with any of the applicants.

Meeting:  Tuesday, 27th November, 2018 2.00 p.m. - Audit Committee

4. Declarations of Interest

  • Bernard Coleman - Personal - Appointment of Independent Person - Re-appointing Mr. Coleman for a further 12 months

Meeting:  Tuesday, 4th December, 2018 2.00 p.m. - Improving Lives Select Commission

4. Declarations of Interest

  • Councillor Jayne Elliot - Personal - Council appointed - Co-Chair of Learning Disabiliy Partnership Board and Partner Governor of RDaSH

Meeting:  Wednesday, 5th December, 2018 2.00 p.m. - Council Meeting

17. NOTICE OF MOTION - HS2


Meeting:  Monday, 17th December, 2018 9.30 a.m. - Licensing Board Sub-Committee

4. Applications for the Grant/Renewal/Review of Hackney Carriage/Private Hire Drivers' Licences


Meeting:  Monday, 17th December, 2018 10.00 a.m. - Cabinet

16. Swinton Town Centre Redevelopment - Development Brief, Appointment of Developer and Disposal

  • Councillor Chris Read - Personal - On the grounds of the close proximity of a close family member to the scheme and did not participate in the vote.

Meeting:  Tuesday, 15th January, 2019 5.30 p.m. - Improving Lives Select Commission

4. Declarations of Interest

  • Councillor Jayne Senior - Personal - Rotherham Voice of the Child Lifestyle Survey 2018 - Manager of a charity that participated in the survey although not personally involved
  • Councillor Patricia Jarvis - Personal - Domestic Abuse Update - Sits on the Board of Trustees of Rotherham Rise

Meeting:  Monday, 21st January, 2019 10.00 a.m. - Cabinet

7. Housing Revenue Account – Rents and Service Charges for 2019/2020

  • Councillor Denise Lelliott - Personal - Minute No. 91 (Housing Revenue Account – Rents and Service Charges for 2019/2020) on the grounds of her parents being tenants in a Council bungalow and her own lease of a Council garage. She left the room during the debate and did not observe the vote.

Meeting:  Wednesday, 23rd January, 2019 2.00 p.m. - Council Meeting

12. RECOMMENDATION FROM CABINET - HOUSING REVENUE ACCOUNT – RENTS AND SERVICE CHARGES FOR 2019/20

  • Councillor Alan Atkin - Personal - On the grounds of family and friends being tenants or leaseholders and chose to remain in the room and not vote.
  • Councillor Alan Napper - Personal - On the grounds of family and friends being tenants or leaseholders and chose to remain in the room and not vote.
  • Councillor Deborah Fenwick-Green - Personal - On the grounds of either being a tenant or leaseholder and chose to leave the room and not observe the vote.
  • Councillor Denise Lelliott - Personal - On the grounds of either being a tenant or leaseholder and chose to leave the room and not observe the vote.
  • Councillor Eve Rose Keenan - Personal - On the grounds of family and friends being tenants or leaseholders and chose to remain in the room and not vote.
  • Councillor Jayne Senior - Personal - On the grounds of family and friends being tenants or leaseholders and chose to remain in the room and not vote.
  • Councillor Jenny Andrews - Personal - On the grounds of either being a tenant or leaseholder and chose to leave the room and not observe the vote.
  • Councillor John Williams - Personal - On the grounds of family and friends being tenants or leaseholders and chose to remain in the room and not vote.
  • Councillor Kathleen Reeder - Personal - On the grounds of either being a tenant or leaseholder and chose to leave the room and not observe the vote.
  • Councillor Ken Wyatt - Personal - On the grounds of either being a tenant or leaseholder and chose to leave the room and not observe the vote.
  • Councillor Leon Allcock - Personal - On the grounds of either being a tenant or leaseholder and chose to leave the room and not observe the vote.
  • Councillor Rose McNeely - Personal - On the grounds of either being a tenant or leaseholder and chose to leave the room and not observe the vote.
  • Councillor Victoria Cusworth - Personal - On the grounds of family and friends being tenants or leaseholders and chose to remain in the room and not vote.

Meeting:  Thursday, 31st January, 2019 9.00 a.m. - Planning Board

4. Declarations of Interest

  • Councillor David Sheppard - Personal - Application No. RB2018/1900 The application was very close to Councillor Sheppard's home. He had not been influenced at all on the application and would be considering it as he would any other application.

Meeting:  Thursday, 31st January, 2019 9.00 a.m. - Planning Board

7. Development Proposals

  • Councillor David Sheppard - Personal - Application No. RB2018/1900 The application was very close to Councillor Sheppard's home. He had not been influenced at all on the application and would be considering it as he would any other application.

Meeting:  Thursday, 21st February, 2019 9.00 a.m. - Planning Board

9. Proposed Tree Preservation Order No 3, 2018 - Land at Osborne House, 3 South Terrace, Moorgate Street, Rotherham

  • Councillor Bob Walsh - Personal - Minute No. 84 (Proposed Tree Preservation Order No 3, 2018 - Land at Osborne House, 3 South Terrace, Moorgate Street, Rotherham) on the grounds that he was a patient of Osborne House Dental Surgery. He remained in the room, but did not speak or participate in the vote.