Decision - Mayor's Communications

Decision details

Mayor's Communications

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Death of Former Councillor David McIvor


The Mayor reported with much sadness, on the death of former Councillor David McIvor who died on 31 January 2019 aged 70 years. His funeral was held on 22 February 2019 at Southport Crematorium.


David McIvor had served the Manor Ward from 25 October 2007 to 4 May 2008 and the Ravenmeols Ward from 6 May 2010 to 26 May 2014.  During his time on the Council, David McIvor served as a Member on the Audit and Governance Committee, Pay and Grading Committee and the Overview and Scrutiny Committee (Children’s Services).


The Mayor concluded by indicating that the Family and Friends of David McIvor were in our thoughts at this sad time.


Councillor Jamieson paid tribute to David McIvor.


The Council stood in silence for one minute as a mark of respect for David McIvor.


Mayoral Charity Ball – 27 April 2019


The Mayor reported that the Mayoral Charity Ball would be held on Saturday 27 April 2019 at the Floral Hall, Southport Theatre and Convention Centre and the proceeds from the event would be distributed to Mayoral Charities.


Tickets and further details of the event could be obtained from the Mayor’s Office in Bootle Town Hall before Friday 12 April 2019.


Mayor Elect 2019/20


The Mayor reported that Councillor June Burns had been nominated for the office of the Mayor of Sefton for 2019/20 and the appointment would take place at the Annual Council Meeting to be held on 14 May 2019 at Bootle Town Hall.

Publication date: 05/03/2019

Date of decision: 28/02/2019

Decided at meeting: 28/02/2019 - Council