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Councillor Henry Trueman

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Councillor Henry Trueman
Elected:
02 May 2019
First Elected
04 May 1995
Party:
Labour
Ward:
Washington West
Address:
17 Monument View,
New Penshaw,
Houghton-le-Spring.
DH4 7JN
Email:
Work Telephone No:
07789 922 335
Biography:

I am proud to be elected as a Councillor for the Washington west ward where I have served since 1995.

I am married to Dorothy and have two grown up children.

I have served on many of the Councils committees during my time on the Council. I was a cabinet member for over 15 years and held the post of Deputy Leader then Leader.

On leaving school I started an apprenticeship as a motor engineer then went on to work 13 years in Pyrex which later became Corning’s glass, I then spent just short of 25 years with B T. During my time with B T as well as being a field engineer I was trained to work with our disabled customers helping them with communication equipment to meet their needs.

A union representative most of my working life began my interest in politics.

I hold a ward surgery the 2nd Saturday of the month except August In the Albany wheel centre starting at 10 30am until 11 15am.

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Election History

ElectedRetiredReason
Thu 4 May 1995 Wed 9 Jun 2004  
Thu 10 Jun 2004 Wed 2 May 2007  
Thu 3 May 2007 Wed 4 May 2011  
Thu 5 May 2011 Wed 6 May 2015  
Thu 7 May 2015 Wed 1 May 2019  
Thu 2 May 2019  

Party Representation History

PartyFromTo
LabourThu 4 May 1995 Wed 9 Jun 2004
LabourThu 10 Jun 2004 Wed 2 May 2007
LabourThu 3 May 2007 Wed 4 May 2011
LabourThu 5 May 2011 Wed 6 May 2015
LabourThu 7 May 2015 Wed 1 May 2019
LabourThu 2 May 2019

Ward Representation History

WardFromTo
Washington WestThu 4 May 1995 Wed 9 Jun 2004
Washington WestThu 10 Jun 2004 Wed 2 May 2007
Washington WestThu 3 May 2007 Wed 4 May 2011
Washington WestThu 5 May 2011 Wed 6 May 2015
Washington WestThu 7 May 2015 Wed 1 May 2019
Washington WestThu 2 May 2019

Personal Register of Interests

Date of NoticeReceipt by Monitoring OfficerView
 Page 4 of 5, items 37 to 48 of 55.
26 February 201828 February 2018
01 March 201805 March 2018
12 March 201812 March 2018
29 March 201805 April 2018
23 April 201824 April 2018
27 April 201830 April 2018
10 May 201811 May 2018
20 June 201825 June 2018
25 April 201930 April 2019
03 May 201921 May 2019
28 November 201903 December 2019
05 December 201910 December 2019

Meeting Declarations

Committee NameMeeting DateNatureView
 Page 6 of 7, items 61 to 72 of 80.
Cabinet15 September 2010Personal Interest
Cabinet06 October 2010Personal Interest
Cabinet03 November 2010Personal Interest
Cabinet01 December 2010Personal Interest
Cabinet17 January 2011Personal Interest
Cabinet01 June 2011Personal
Cabinet22 June 2011Personal
Cabinet07 September 2011Personal
Cabinet22 September 2011Personal
Cabinet05 October 2011Personal
Cabinet05 October 2011Personal
Cabinet02 November 2011Personal
DateTitleNotes
There are no training records for this member.
DateFromDescriptionValue
There are no hospitality and gift records for this member.
I hold a Ward Surgery every second Saturday of the month (except during August) between 10.30am and 11.30am at The Wheel Centre, Albany Village.

Member Attendance

Attendance Summary

SummaryCountPercentage
Expected attendances15 
Present as expected1280%
Absent320%
Apologies received267% of absences
In attendance (as a visitor)0 

Attendance Details