Barry Coleman

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06 May 1999
First Elected::
06 May 1976
A Borough councillor from 1976 –1992 and 1999 onwards. Leader of the Council from 2000 to 2011 and Mayor in 1983/84 and 2011/12. Chairman of the Economic Development Committee. A retired secondary school teacher, specialist subjects include geography and history. Educated at the Paston School North Walsham. Married to Mary with 2 adult children; Helen, a dental Lt. Colonel in the army and Andrew a gas rig technician. Interests include modern political history, football, tennis and travel. I'm also a heritage guide for Great Yarmouth.
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Election History

Thu 6 May 1976 Thu 7 May 1992  
Thu 6 May 1999 Tue 7 May 2019  

Party Representation History

PartyRepresentation FromRepresentation To
ConservativeThu 10 Jun 2004 Tue 7 May 2019

Ward Representation History

WardRepresentation FromRepresentation To
West Flegg WardThu 10 Jun 2004 Tue 7 May 2019

Current Committee Memberships

Not a current member of any Committee.

Past Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining DateLeaving Date
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Council Member16 May 201607 May 2019
Policy and Resources Committee Member18 May 201607 May 2019
Economic Development Committee Chairman19 May 201607 May 2019
Great Yarmouth Cultural Heritage Partnership Member03 June 201607 May 2019
Parish Liaison Meetings Member13 September 201607 May 2019

Current Outside Body Appointments

Not a current member of any Outside Body.

Past Outside Body Appointments

Personal Register of Interests

Meeting Declarations

Committee NameMeeting DateNature 
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Economic Development Committee06 June 2016Personal View
Economic Development Committee25 July 2016Non-Pecuniary View
Policy and Resources Committee26 July 2016Non-Pecuniary View
Policy and Resources Committee26 July 2016Non-Pecuniary View
Policy and Resources Committee10 January 2017Personal View
Great Yarmouth Cultural Heritage Partnership17 January 2017Personal View
Council17 January 2017Personal View
Economic Development Committee03 April 2017Personal View
Policy and Resources Committee25 April 2017Personal View
Venetian Waterways and Boating Lake Partnership Board26 April 2017Personal View
Development Control Committee12 July 2017Personal View
Policy and Resources Committee17 October 2017Personal View
Tue, 5 Jun 2018GDPR & Information Handling 
Thu, 31 Jul 2014Audit & Risk 
There are no hospitality and gift records for this member.

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