Issue details

Appointment of the Chair for Scarborough Town Board

The report will seek approval:
1. To invite David Kerfoort CBE DL to become the Independent Chair for the Scarborough Town Board.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affect on communities;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 20/03/2024

This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.

Reason for urgency:
The DLUHC require confirmation of Scarborough Town Deal Board, including its chair by 1st April 2024.

Decision due: 28 Mar 2024 by Leader

Lead member: Executive Member for Open to Business

Lead director: Corporate Director of Community Development

Contact: Helen Jackson, Regeneration Projects Manager Email: Email:

Consultation process

Email and briefing


Community Development: Economic Development, Regeneration, Tourism and Skills, Resources
Asst Chief Exec for Legal and Democratic Services
Corporate Director of Community Development
Local MP
Chief Executive
Scarborough Town Board



Background papers