Issue details

Libraries and Community Services Review - KEY/31OCT14/01

Cabinet received a report which was submitted following a referral from CMT on 11th November 2014.


 The purpose of the report was to:


(a)    Allow Cabinet to consider the responses to the recent city-wide consultation on

people’s use of our libraries and community centres;


(b)   For Cabinet to consider how these results will feed into the Council’s spending

plans for 2015 – 2016;


(c)    For Cabinet to consider a different approach for community centres, including new

criteria to guide decisions about future management arrangements. 





Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significantly affecting two or more electoral wards;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 03/10/2014

Decision due: 24 Nov 2014 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Culture, Recreation and Waste Management

Lead director: Corporate Director Resources

Department: Resources

Contact: Paul Stevenette, Programme Manager Email:; Tel: 01733 452475 Email:

Consultation process

Relevant internal and external stakeholders.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Strong and Supportive Scrutiny Committee

Meeting Open to Public: N/A


Agenda items


  • It is not anticipated that there will be any documents other than the report and relevant appendices to be published.