Twinning Advisory Group - Wednesday, 24th June, 2015 12.00 pm

Venue: Lady Mayoress's Parlour, 2nd Floor, The Guildhall, Portsmouth

Contact: Peter Smith-Parkyn on (023) 9268 8361  Email:

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Apologies for Absence


Declaration of Members' Interests


Communications from the Chair

To receive any communications and updates from the Chair of the Twinning Advisory Group



Response to Notice of Motion - Friendship Agreement with Zhuhai (China) pdf icon PDF 68 KB

The Twinning Advisory Group is asked to provide its views on the Notice of Motion of 10 February 2015 full Council meeting, as detailed below, with regard to Portsmouth's Friendship Agreement with Zhuhai (China).


Notice of Motion


That the City Council ratifies the Friendship Agreement signed by Cllr Lynne Stagg, the then Lord Mayor, between the City of Portsmouth and the City of Zhuhai, Province of Guangdong, Peoples Republic of China, in March 2014.


That the City Council records its appreciation of the work of the Chinese community of Portsmouth in developing the friendship of the two cities to the benefit of the people of both.


Copy of the agreement is attached.


Recommended that the Twining Advisory Group provides its views to feed into the Cabinet response to be reported back to full Council.