Meeting Details

Education and Children's Social Care Overview and Scrutiny Committee
6 Jan 2021 - 14:00 to 16:14
  • Documents
  • Attendance
  • Visitors
  • Declarations of Interests
  • Webcast



Public Agenda
1 Notice of Recording/Webcast
The Chairman to advise/meeting to note that this meeting will be webcast for live or subsequent broadcast via the Council's Internet site ( and that members of the press/public may record and take photographs except where there are confidential or exempt items.

2 Declarations of Interests
Members are reminded that they must declare all relevant  pecuniary and non pecuniary interests arising from any business to be discussed at this meeting. If a disclosable pecuniary interest is declared a Member must not speak or take part in that agenda item. Any declarations will be recorded in the minutes of the meeting.
3 Apologies
To receive any apologies.

To consider the "Request for Call-In" (the Portfolio Holder and the Lead Officer Identified in the report have been summoned to attend the meeting).


The following documents are attached:-


(A)  The Executive Decision Record

(B)  The relevant form for the "Request for Call-In" lodged by Councillors Alex Yip and Robert Alden.

(C)  The report considered by Cabinet in reaching its decision.

5 Request(s) for Call In/Councillor Call for Action/Petitions Received (if any)
To consider any request for call in/councillor call for action/petitions (if received). 
6 Other Urgent Business
To consider any items of business by reason of special circumstances (to be specified) that in the opinion of the Chairman are matters of urgency.
7 Authority to Chairman and Officers
Chairman to move:-

'In an urgent situation between meetings, the Chairman jointly with the relevant Chief Officer has authority to act on behalf of the Committee'.

Declarations of Interests

Member NameItem Ref.DetailsNature of DeclarationAction
Councillor Alex Yip Declared that his sister works for National Express, which is the parent company for National Express Accessible Transport (NEAT).Non-PecuniaryNone


Also in attendance at the above meeting were:

  • Councillor Robert Alden
  • Councillor Kate Booth, Cabinet Member for Children’s Wellbeing
  • Councillor Ian Ward, Leader
  • Chris Naylor, Interim Chief Executive
  • Ceri Saunders, Acting Group Overview and Scrutiny Manager
  • Amanda Simcox, Scrutiny Officer
  • Emma Williamson, Head of Scrutiny Services


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