You are here:   Committees > 2002-2014 > 2004 - 2005
  |  Login

General Purposes Committee

The Council appoints a General Purposes Committee to deal with a diverse range of issues, in particular to make recommendations to Council on the appointment of representatives on outside bodies, civic and ceremonial matters, all matters relating to the boundaries of the Borough and the Wards, the registration of electors and the conduct of European, Parliamentary and local government elections and the power to make, amend, revoke and re-enact by-laws. (To view the Terms of Reference, please click on 'Public Documents' on the left hand side and follow the links to the Constitution).
29 June 2004 - 23 May 2005
  • Meetings
  • Members
  • Other Information


Enter date to display meetings from
Enter date to display meetings to


The members listed will be the people that were members of the committee at the selected date. (dd/mm/yyyy)
Select this option to also display any retired members.

Elected Members

PartyNameRoleMembership Dates
Councillor Alan Burkitt Opposition Representative 29/06/2004 - 17/04/2007
Councillor William Archer Opposition Representative 29/06/2004 - 23/05/2005
Councillor Ahmadul Haque MBE Chair 29/06/2004 - 04/05/2006
Councillor Pauline Hinton Member 29/06/2004 - 23/05/2005
Councillor William Thomas OBE Leader of the Council 29/06/2004 - 23/05/2005
Councillor Linda Turton Vice-Chair 29/06/2004 - 23/05/2005
Liberal Democrats
Councillor Joyce Underhill Opposition Representative 29/06/2004 - 23/05/2005
Councillor Maureen Whitehouse Member 11/01/2005 - 04/05/2006

Other Information

Pop-up Windows - This website contains links to various documents such as Agendas, Minutes and Reports to name a few. Some of these links will open the corresponding document in a new window. To determine whether a link will open up a window hover your mouse over the link and review the displayed tool-tip.