Skipton and Ripon Area Constituency Committee - Thursday, 1st June, 2023 10.00 am

Venue: Education Room, Skipton Town Hall, High Street, Skipton, BD23 1AH

Contact: David Smith  Email:

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Election of a Chair

To elect a Member as Chair of the Skipton and Ripon Area Constituency Committee for the 2023/24 municipal year.


Minutes of the Meeting held on 9th March 2023 pdf icon PDF 512 KB


Election of a Vice Chair

To elect a Member as Vice-Chair of the Skipton and Ripon Area Constituency Committee for the 2023/24 municipal year.


Apologies for Absence


Declarations of Interest

All Members are invited to declare at this point any interests they have in items appearing on this agenda, including the nature of those interests.


Public Questions or Statements

Members of the public may ask questions or make statements at this meeting if they have given notice (including the text of the question/statement) to David Smith of Democratic and Scrutiny Services and supplied the text (contact details below) by midday on Friday, 26th May 2023, three working days before the day of the meeting.  Each speaker should limit themselves to 3 minutes on any item.  Members of the public who have given notice will be invited to speak:-

·          at this point in the meeting if their questions/statements relate to matters which are not otherwise on the Agenda (subject to an overall time limit of 30 minutes);

·          when the relevant Agenda item is being considered if they wish to speak on a matter which is on the Agenda for this meeting.

If you are exercising your right to speak at this meeting, but do not wish to be recorded, please inform the Chairman who will instruct anyone who may be taking a recording to cease while you speak.



Update from RT Hon Julian Smith MP


Area Constituency Committees - Ways of Working pdf icon PDF 290 KB

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Economic Development - Verbal Update on the Economic Development Strategy and Tourism Strategy


Digital Demand Responsive Bus Service (YOR Bus) - Business and Environment Services, NYC pdf icon PDF 449 KB


Appointments to Outside Bodies pdf icon PDF 279 KB

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Committee Work Programme pdf icon PDF 262 KB

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Any Other Items

Any other items which the Chair agrees should be considered as a matter of urgency because of special circumstances.


Date of Next Meeting

Thursday, 31 August 2023 at 10.00am.

Members are reminded that in order to expedite business at the meeting and enable Officers to adapt their presentations to address areas causing difficulty, they are encouraged to contact Officers prior to the meeting with questions on technical issues in reports.