EXTRACT: Minutes of a meeting of the POS Cabinet held on Friday 25 November 2011 at 41 Botolph Lane, London, EC3R 8DL
Present: Malcolm Sharp (MS) - Senior Vice President; Mike Kiely (MK) - Junior Vice President; John Silvester (JS) - Publicity Officer & Spokesperson; Graham Jones (GJ) - Hon Vice President Emeritus; Richard Read (RR) - Convenor, Minerals & Waste Topic Forum; Catriona Riddell (CR) - Convenor, Strategic Planning Topic Forum; Nicky Linihan (NL) - Convenor, Housing, Regeneration & Economic Development Topic Forum; Simon Meecham (SM) - Convenor, South East Region; David Evans (DE) - Convenor, South West Region; Andrew Meddle (AM) - Director, POS Enterprises; Karl Roberts (KR) - Director, POS Enterprises; Roger Hargreaves (RH) - Director, POS Enterprises; Peter Geraghty (PG) - Junior Vice President, RTPI; Andrew Wright (AW) - General Manager, POSe; Linda Durtnal (LD) - POS Secretariat
Apologies: Mike Holmes, Stephen Tapper, Jeff Stack, Geoff Cross, Phil Kirby, Paul Watson, Philippa Lowe, Stephen Hill, Vincent Haines, Dave Simpson, Don Gobbett, Sule Nisancioglu, Stuart Hylton, Steve Ingram, Mark Dickens, David Hackforth
Discussion with Clarissa Corbisiero and Russell Reefer from Local Government Group
LGA had asked that the discussion should centre around transitional arrangements and the issue of guidance. A detailed note of the discussion is attached at Annex A to these minutes.
Cabinet agreed that the Presidential team would report back to LG Gp following their meeting with Steve Quartermain when these matters would be raised.
Cabinet agreed that Clarissa should work with a virtual group of CR/NL/AW to take forward the issues around the provision of guidance.