Meeting to elect council leader

Chapel St Leonards
Chapel St Leonards

A special meeting is being held to elect a new chairman of Chapel St Leonards Parish Council.

It follows the resignation of David Smart from the position on health grounds. Mr Smart, who has also stood down from the council, was elected chairman in May.

The meeting is taking place Friday (July 24) at 10am in the Village Hall, Sea Road. Elections will also take place for a vice-chairman or responsible finance officer if one of those post holders is made chairman.

A public forum starts 10am followed by the council meeting no later than 10.30am.