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Representation on outside bodies

Joint Committee Appointments

Councillors represent the Council on a number of Joint Committees and Outside Bodies.

Joint Committee

Berkshire Local Transport BodyCllrs Page and Debs Absolom (deputy)
Bus Lane Adjudication Service Joint Committee and PATROL (Parking and Traffic Regulations Outside London) Adjudication Joint CommitteeCouncillors Page and Debs Absolom (deputy)
Homes for Reading Ltd

Cllrs Davies, Hacker, Hopper and Lovelock

Sarah Gee, Bruce Tindall

Darrell Mercer, John Higgins

Improvement and Efficiency South East

  • Director
  • AGM representative

Deputy Leader


Joint Waste Disposal BoardCouncillor Page and Terry
Local Enterprise PartnershipLeader

Local Government Association

  • General Assembly
  • Annual conference and exhibition

Cllr Page

Cllrs Page and Skeats

Local Strategic Partnership Board

  • 2 members
  • 2 deputies

Leader of the Council and Chief Executive

Deputy Leader of the Council and Head of Customer Services

Mid and West Berkshire Local Access ForumCllr Hacker
Reading Climate Change PartnershipCllr Page and Sustainability Manager
Reading UK CIC BoardLeader of the Council and Chief Executive
Royal Berkshire Fire AuthorityCllrs Brock, Gittings and Maskell
South East England CouncilsCllrs Page and Lovelock (deputy)
Thames Valley Police and Crime PanelCllr Page
Trading Standards South East Ltd

Trading Standards Manager

(Substitute - Regulatory Services Manager)

Outside Bodies

Outside BodyCurrent Representatives
Age UK BerkshireCllr Khan
Association of Public Service Excellence (APSE)Cllrs Gittings & Terry
AWE Aldermaston - Local Liaison CommitteeCllrs Stanford-Beale and Livingston
Berkshire Community FoundationCllr Ayub
Berkshire Healthcare Foundation Trust - GovernorCllr Tickner
Berkshire Historic Environment ForumCllr Hacker
Berkshire MaestrosCllr Livingston
Berkshire Pension Fund PanelCllr Dennis
Caversham Consolidation CharitiesCllr Davies
Caversham Park Village AssociationCllr Robinson
Citizen's Advice Bureau Trustee BoardCllrs Duveen, Khan and Robinson
Conservation Area Advisory CommitteeCllrs Rodda and Stevens
Earley CharityMr D. Sutton and Ms D. Jenkins
Girl's Trust for Educational Excellence and Enterprise (Kendrick School and Reading Girls School Joint Trust)Cllr McElligott
Hexham Community Association Management CommitteeCllr Gavin
Kenavon Drive Management CompanyCllr Page
Kennet and Avon Canal TrustCllr Gittings
Kennet Day Nursery AssociationCllr McElligott
Launchpad ReadingCllr James
Local Government Information Unit Management Committee

Cllr Rodda

Deputy - Cllr McKenna

Mapledurham Playing Fields Management Committee

Cllr Stevens

Cllr Ballsdon

Cllr Hopper

Pakistani Community AssociationCllr Jones
Queen Victoria Institute FundCllr R Williams and Ms Christine Borgars
Readibus Board of DirectorsCllrs Duveen, Hopper, Khan, Tickner and R Williams
Reading College Business Advisory BoardCllr Pearce
Reading Community Welfare Rights Unit Management CommitteeCllrs Ayub, Brock and Stanford-Beale
Reading Deaf CentreCllr James
Reading Dispensary TrustCllr R Williams
Reading in Bloom CommitteeCllr Gavin
Reading Sports Aid FundManaging Trustees - Cllrs Gittings and Rodda (ex-officio trustee - Mayor)
Reading Transport LtdCllrs Stanford-Beale and Woodward, and Mr M Adams, Mr F Connolly, Mr K Moffat, Mr D Sutton, Ms T Thomas and Mr M Townend
Reading Voluntary ActionCllr Rodda
Riverside Day NurseryCllr Page
Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust - GovernorCllr Tickner
South East Employers

Cllrs Lovelock and Page

(substitutes - Cllr Livingston)

South East Reserve Forces and Cadets' Association - Committee memberCllr Jones
South Reading Educational TrustCllr McKenna
St Laurence Relief in Need TrustCllr R Williams and Ms T Thomas
Standing Committee on ArchivesCllr Livingston and the Head of Cultural Services
Tilehurst Poor's Land CharityCllr Vickers
University of Reading CourtThe Mayor

Partnership Bodies

Partnership BodyCouncillors Appointed
Children's Trust BoardCllrs Gavin and Jones
Community Safety PartnershipCllrs Gavin, Page and Terry
Cultural Partnership BoardCllrs Hacker and Steele
Safer Reading Neighbourhood Action Group ForumCllrs Terry, Ayub, Khan and McDonald
Local Sustainable Transport Fund Cross-Boundary Councillor Steering GroupCllrs Duveen, Hopper, Skeats, Lovelock, Page and White
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