council chamber


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a room where a committee meets (such as the board of directors of a company)

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An inquiry is under way into security at Birmingham's Council House after protesters burst through the main entrance and occupied the council chamber minutes before a meeting was due to begin.
The cylinder of the council chamber forms part of a secondary three-storey block that protrudes at right angles into the bermed car park from the main five-storey body of the building.
The Mayor, Sheila Russell, then moved with Edith into the packed council chamber.
A LEADING Swansea councillor has defended the authority's decision to spend PS600,000 on revamping its council chamber when savings of PS45m have to be made over the next three years.
Budget presentation meetings are: General public: 2pm to 3pm, Monday, January 23, Council Chamber, Middlesbrough Town Hall.
LES Reid's conclusion, (Telegraph, March 30) that tweeting in the Council Chamber is not to be encouraged, was surely either tongue-in-cheek, in which case he should perhaps have used a 'smiley face' to illustrate the point, or severely hypocritical, in that he decries everyone's ability to give the debates the attention they deserve, but wants us to believe he is able to focus his own full attention on them, while himself tweeting.
The proposed dismantling of the old Wansbeck Council chamber in Ashington Town Hall has been branded "an act of civic vandalism" by a town c o u n c i l l o r.
There was no forced entry into the council chamber; we only did what is our legal right - to enter the council chambers.
Aside from the City Council chamber, which can accommodate more than 100 people, none of the other meeting rooms in City Hall had been able to accommodate crowds of more than 30 people.
We hope to fill the council chamber on Monday and people will be admitted on a first come, first served basis.
Southport MP John Pugh spent many years on Sefton council as leader of the Lib-Dems, holding down both jobs for a while before handing over his council chamber seat.
Rhondda Cynon Taf council's offices will be moved from Clydach Vale to Pontypridd, with the mayor's office moving from the Pavilions to the former Taff Ely council chamber, where it will be joined by the authority's customer services departments.
2) Councillor Ian Ward has refused to give straight answers to Liberal Democrat questions in the council chamber as to the future of these baths, if government money is not found to repair them.
3) Abused by thoughtless infill, poor additions and provisional arrangements frozen into permanence, it lacked daylight, and offered no disabled access, Its stairs and corridors were mean and narrow, and the acoustics of the council chamber were poor.
Tenders are invited for Upgrades to Council Chamber Complex Audio/Visual Equipment and Broadcast System
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