To receive any announcements from the Mayor, members of the cabinet or the chief executive.
Following the by-election on 9 June 2016, the Mayor welcomed Councillor Dan Whitehead to his first meeting of council assembly.
The Mayor also announced the death of Sam King MBE, and the leaders of the political parties gave tribute to him. A one-minute silence was observed in his memory.
The Mayor also congratulated the people who had been awarded honours in the Queen’s Birthday Honours. A list of Southwark recipients had been circulated around the chamber and the meeting sent its congratulations to those who had been awarded an honour.