Agenda item

Executive Cabinet appointments for 2021/22

To receive a report of the Executive Leader.


Councillor Alistair Bradley, Executive Leader informed the Council of his appointments to the Executive Cabinet for 2021/22 and welcomed Councillor Peter Gabbott as the new Executive Member for Homes and Housing.


Appointments to the Executive Cabinet and portfolio support roles were reported as follows:




Executive Member

Economic Development and Public Service Reform

Lead Director: Mark Lester / Chris Sinnott

   Asset Management

   Business support and inward investment

   Major Projects and Developments

   Wholly owned companies

   Town Centre (including Market Walk and car parking)

    Public Service Reform (including combined authority and shared services development

   Local Plan

Alistair Bradley


Lead Director:  Chris Sinnott / Louise Mattinson/ Chris Moister


   Corporate Strategy and improvement


   Communications and events

   Support services

   Astley Hall and Cultural Assets

   Climate Change

Peter Wilson

Early Intervention

Lead Director:  Jennifer Mullin

   Volunteering and VCFS

   Community Centre Management

   Neighbourhood working and community development

   Community safety

   Environmental Health

   Employment and Skills

   Leisure Centres contract

   Social Prescribing

Bev Murray

Homes and Housing

Lead Director:  Jennifer Mullin / Mark Lester

   Housing options, advice and supported housing

   Home improvement service

   Private sector housing

    Council Residential Accommodation incl. Primrose Gardens

   Housing Strategy

Peter Gabbott

Planning and Development

Lead Director:  Jonathan Noad


    Enforcement, including Building Control, Licensing, Empty Properties and Environmental Enforcement

   Parks and Open Spaces development


Alistair Morwood

Customer and Streetscene Services

Lead Director: Asim Khan

   Street Cleansing

   Grounds Maintenance

   Streetscene Improvements


   Customer Services

   Revenues and Benefits

   Waste collection

Adrian Lowe


Lead Member for Health Services



To include:

      Member of the Chorley Integrated Community Wellbeing Service Executive Steering Group

      Council Champion for Health

      Liaison with Primary Health Care Service Providers

      Representation on relevant partnership bodies

Alex Hilton

Lead Member for Shared Services, Joint Working & Community Wellbeing



To include:

      Member of shared service joint committee

      Lead role for developing sub-regional partnerships, including Lancashire Combined Authority

      Council Champion for Shared Services and Community Wellbeing

      Supporting Local Health and Community Working

      Observer Role on Public Services Reform Board

Margaret France

Lead Member for Equality and Diversity:



To include:

      Council Champion for Equality and Diversity

      Lead representative on outside bodies and shared working   with regards to equality issues

      Responsibilities for community cohesion and integration

Hasina Khan

Member Responsible for:



Town Centre and Assets

Customer, Digital and Community Development

Economic Development and Skills

Governance and Audit

Danny Gee

Matthew Lynch

Aaron Beaver

Gordon France


Council Champion for:


Environment and Green Space

Democratic and Member Services

Older People

Rural Communities

Young People

Strategic Development and Planning

Public Protection and Enforcement and Adoptions

Mental Health Awareness


Mark Clifford

Kim Snape

Tommy Gray

Alan Whittaker

Zara Khan

Julia Berry

Roy Lees

James Nevett



Decision: That the appointments be noted, including the correction of Development Control to Planning within the Planning and Development portfolio.

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