Agenda item

Chair's Announcements


At the invitation of the Chair the Chief Executive provided an update on recent moorland fires across the Peak District confirming that the Authority had played a key role in supporting the emergency services fighting the fires and implementing measures to reduce the risk of further outbreaks. The Chief Executive expressed her gratitude to members of staff involved, this was endorsed by Members.


As Cllr Mrs L Roberts was standing down as Chair of the Authority, the Chief Executive took the opportunity to thank Lesley for her contribution to the work of the Authority and to the family of National Parks and presented her with a gift. On receiving the gift the Chair reflect on her tenure as Chair of the Authority and thanked Members and Officers for their support over the past four years.