Chairman and Vice-Chairman of Central Bedfordshire Council

Chairman of Central Bedfordshire Council - Councillor Fiona Chapman MBE

Councillor Fiona Chapman MBE is Chairman of Central Bedfordshire Council.

She was elected at the Council's Annual General Meeting (Thursday 18 May 2017).

Councillor Fiona Chapman will continue to act as an ambassador for the council, representing the authority on civic visits and at ceremonial events.

The Chairman’s role

The Chairman is elected annually by the Council.

He / she chairs the full Council meetings, interprets the Council’s Constitution and ensures the business of the Council is conducted efficiently and effectively, enabling all councillors’ equal opportunities to speak and to question the Executive Members and those who hold Committee chairmanships. He / she also promotes public involvement in the Council’s activities.

On the civic / ceremonial side of the role, he / she attends civic and ceremonial events representing the council and promoting and explaining the Council’s work. The Chairman is an ambassador for the Council.

Charity work

The Chairman will be raising funds and awareness for her chosen charity, Army Benevolent Fund (ABF). In addition to supporting ABF, she will be working with and supporting Bedfordshire Crime Beat and the Multiple Sclerosis Society in the coming year.

Contact the Chairman

Telephone: 0300 300 8510
Email: fiona.chapman@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk

Postal address:

Central Bedfordshire Council
Priory House
Chicksands
Shefford
Bedfordshire
SG17 5TQ

Chairman’s PA

Ingrid Male
Chairman's PA
Legal and Democratic
Central Bedfordshire Council
Priory House
Chicksands
Shefford
Bedfordshire
SG17 5TQ

Telephone: 0300 300 5214
Email: ingrid.male@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk

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