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Monday, September 21, 2020

Special council meeting tabled to consider ‘no confidence’ motion in Mayor

A special council meeting has been called to address a motion of ‘no confidence’ against current Sinn Fein Mayor, Cllr Sean Bateson.

The special meeting will take place on October 3 at 7pm.

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The motion reads;

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To consider the following motion submitted in accordance with Standing Order 3 (2):

“That this Council has ‘No Confidence in Cllr Bateson to carry out the role of Mayor for Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council in an impartial apolitical manner. 

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It is concerning to the greater number of residents of the Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council and beyond that he is glorifying terrorist criminals on social media platforms. 

In doing so he is causing immense hurt to the victims of those whom he is eulogising. His actions are detrimental to the office of mayor and damaging to the reputation of the Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council.”

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