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Apologies for absence and substitutions


Declarations of interest


Urgent Matters

To consider any items of business, other than those shown on this agenda and which, by reason of special circumstances to be stated at the meeting, in the opinion of the Chairman, should be considered at the meeting as a matter of urgency.



Minutes of the meeting held on 21 September pdf icon PDF 214 KB

The Chair will move that the minutes of the meeting be signed as a correct record. The only part of the minutes that can be discussed is their accuracy.


Review of Grounds Maintenance Grass Cutting Service pdf icon PDF 593 KB

Contact Officers:      David Perkins, Robert Draper


The briefing note has been produced further to the work suggestion form presented by Cllr Wooldridge which requested that Scrutiny Committee review the grounds maintenance grass cutting service, and in particular the reduction of annual number of cuts from eleven to eight.



Draft Budget Proposals for 2022/23 and Revised Medium Term Financial Strategy for 2022/23 to 2025/26 pdf icon PDF 317 KB

Contact Officers:      Sue Cuerden, Suzanne Jones


The report presents the Cabinet’s draft budget proposals for the 2022/23 budget and the Revised Medium Term Financial Strategy for 2022/23 to 202/26. This forms a key element of the Policy and Budget Framework.


Additional documents:


Review of work programme pdf icon PDF 178 KB

The Committee is asked to note and review its Work Programme and to receive updates from the Lead Members of Task and Finish Groups.


Exclusion of the press and Public

To consider whether, in view of the nature of the remaining items on the agenda, any of them are likely to involve the disclosure of exempt or confidential information within the terms of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972.



Confidential/exempt items for information