Agenda and minutes

Children and Education Scrutiny Committee - Tuesday 4th October, 2022 7.00 pm, MOVED

Venue: Bourges/Viersen Room - Town Hall

Contact: Charlotte Cameron, Democratic Services Officer, Email:, tel: 01733 384628 

Link: Audio Recording of Meeting

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Apologies for Absence


Declarations of Interest and Whipping Declarations

At this point Members must declare whether they have a disclosable pecuniary interest, or other interest, in any of the items on the agenda, unless it is already entered in the register of members’ interests or is a “pending notification “ that has been disclosed to the Solicitor to the Council.

Members must also declare if they are subject to their party group whip in relation to any items under consideration.


Minutes of Meetings


Minutes of the Children and Education Scrutiny Committee Meeting Held on 14 July 2022 pdf icon PDF 183 KB


Minutes of the Children and Education Scrutiny Committee Meeting held on 8 September 2022 pdf icon PDF 120 KB


Call In of any Cabinet, Cabinet Member or Key Officer Decisions

The decision notice for each decision will bear the date on which it is published and will specify that the decision may then be implemented on the expiry of 3 working days after the publication of the decision (not including the date of publication), unless a request for call-in of the decision is received from any three  Members of a Scrutiny Committee. If a request for call-in of a decision is received, implementation of the decision remains suspended for consideration by the relevant Scrutiny Committee.



Service Director Report: Children and Safeguarding pdf icon PDF 699 KB

Additional documents:


Update on Best Start in Life, Infant Feeding Strategies and the Recommissioning of Breastfeeding Peer Support and Healthy School Support Services pdf icon PDF 450 KB

Additional documents:


Family Hubs and Start for Life pdf icon PDF 148 KB

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Household Support Fund pdf icon PDF 280 KB

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Forward Plan of Executive Decisions pdf icon PDF 121 KB

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Work Programme 2022/2023 pdf icon PDF 141 KB


Date of Next Meeting

Joint Scrutiny of the Budget Meeting - 11 October


Children and Education Scrutiny Committee – 2 November