Published on June 12th, 2014 | by admin0
North Solihull Councillor New Leader of Council
Councillor Bob Sleigh has been named as the new leader of Solihull Council. First elected as a Councillor for Bickenhill 14 years ago, Councillor Sleigh has held the Health and Wellbeing portfolio for the last three years.
The cabinet leaders supporting Councillor Sleigh ves also been announced along with the new Mayor of Solihull, Counillor Kate Wild.
The seven Cabinet members and their portfolios are:
Coun Bob Sleigh – Leader of the Council and Resources
Coun Ian Courts – Cabinet Member for Economic Development and Land
Councillor Diana Holl-Allen MBE – Cabinet Member for Community & Partnerships
Coun Robert Hulland – Cabinet Member for Environment and Housing
Coun Ken Meeson – Cabinet Member for Health and Wellbeing
Coun Ted Richards OBE – Cabinet Member for Transport & Highways
Coun Joe Tildesley – Cabinet Member for Education, Skills & Culture Portfolio
The leaders of the opposition groups are:
Coun Karl Macnaughton Green Group Leader
Coun Alan Nash Labour Group Leader
Coun John Windmill Liberal Democrat Group Leader