The Annual Town Council Meeting took place Monday 8th April 2013 at the Town Hall. This meeting featured reports from each of the Town Council’s committees and the annual report of the Town Council presented by this years Council Chairman and Town Mayor, Cllr Neil Tungate.
Prior to receiving the annual reports the Town Mayor presented cheques to local charitable groups and the annual “Citizen of the Year” award. The Citizen of the Year for New Milton was awarded to Christine Carian for her outstanding fundraising efforts for charities for 15 years. Benefiting charities have included New Milton Stroke Group and she has been a tireless fundraiser for other local groups. She is best known for having a “stall” outside Boots in Station Road for many years selling second hand “treasures”. She had a number of nominations from grateful beneficiaries.
Cheques were presented to:
- New Forest Disability Information Service
- Common Ground
- North Milton Community Group
- New Milton Carers Group
- First Opportunities
To view the minutes of the Annual Towns Meeting including details about the contents of the reports presented to attendees please click on the link below to open the minutes.